Diversity Week 2017: Sustainable Inclusion

Diversity Week is under way! Our theme for 2017 is Sustainable Inclusion and will kick off with our AGM and seminar on Monday 4 September, followed by a range of events across Fife's localities and concluding with the Diversity Gala on Sunday 10 September. We will publish the Diversity Week 2017 programme with more details on the … Continue reading Diversity Week 2017: Sustainable Inclusion

FCE Weekly Catchup – w/c 8 May 2017

We are delighted to announce that we have moved into our new offices at the New Volunteer House. Thanks to FVA and Fife Council for their efficiency and meticulous planning, all projects in the New Volunteer House are fully operational after a very short disruption. FCE has acquired a small training room that can comfortably accommodate 10 people. If you […]

FCE Weekly Catchup – w/c 1 May 2017

We are delighted to announce that we have moved into our new offices at the New Volunteer House. Thanks to FVA and Fife Council for their efficiency and meticulous planning, all projects in the New Volunteer House are fully operational after a very short disruption. FCE has acquired a small training room that can comfortably accommodate 10 people. If you […]

Fife Council Elections Equality Hustings 27/04/2017 Evaluation Report

FCE hosted in the context of the Local Council elections of May 2017 hustings with the aim of giving the opportunity to members of the community to quiz the candidates on a range of equality topics. Our key actions was to provide a safe and inclusive platform for individuals and community groups to engage with policy makers in matters of local public policy.

FCE Weekly Catchup – w/c 27 March 2017

We are delighted to announce that we have moved into our new offices at the New Volunteer House. Thanks to FVA and Fife Council for their efficiency and meticulous planning, all projects in the New Volunteer House are fully operational after a very short disruption. FCE has acquired a small training room that can comfortably accommodate 10 people. If you […]

Equality Elections Hustings – Quiz your Candidates

The Scottish council elections will be held on 04 May. We're offering you the chance to quiz the candidates from the various political parties on issues relating to equality at our hustings on 26 April. Candidates confirmed to attend so far include: Bill Brown (Independent) Dave Demsey (Conservative) John Docherty (Scottish National Party) Judy Hamilton … Continue reading Equality Elections Hustings – Quiz your Candidates

Welfare Reform 2017: Impact on Equality

Welfare Reform and Universal Credit – Equality Briefing (Click here to download the latest version of this briefing as a PDF) The move to Universal Credit (UC) has been the most visible aspect of Welfare Reform in 2017-2018 and changed the benefits system by bringing together: Housing Benefit Child Tax Credits Working Tax Credits Income based … Continue reading Welfare Reform 2017: Impact on Equality

Work With Us: Information and Communications Apprentice Opportunity

Fife Centre for Equalities (FCE) is offering an exciting Modern Apprenticeship to a Fife young person, with a disability or long-term health condition, who is interested in media and communications. FCE is a new organisation which aims to build a collective voice to champion equality, diversity, inclusion and social justice. It works with partners to … Continue reading Work With Us: Information and Communications Apprentice Opportunity

Inclusive Communication Workshop – Thursday 23 February 2017 Evaluation Report

FCE launched our Inclusive Communication Workshop  as a one-day course on Thursday 23 February 2017 at the Kinghorn Community Centre. It was very well received by the first group of participants. Learning Outcomes Better understanding of ethos and values of inclusive communication; Increased awareness and ability to identify communication barriers; Better knowledge of different types of … Continue reading Inclusive Communication Workshop – Thursday 23 February 2017 Evaluation Report

FCE Weekly Catchup – w/c 27 March 2017

We are delighted to announce that we have moved into our new offices at the New Volunteer House. Thanks to FVA and Fife Council for their efficiency and meticulous planning, all projects in the New Volunteer House are fully operational after a very short disruption. FCE has acquired a small training room that can comfortably accommodate 10 people. If you […]

FCE Weekly Catchup – W/C 20 March 2017

We are delighted to announce that we have moved into our new offices at the New Volunteer House. Thanks to FVA and Fife Council for their efficiency and meticulous planning, all projects in the New Volunteer House are fully operational after a very short disruption. FCE has acquired a small training room that can comfortably accommodate 10 people. If you […]