Joint Consultation on our draft Equality and Disability Action Plans

As Health and Social Care organisations* we are jointly consulting on our draft Equality and Disability Action Plans and their equality screening.

We would like to hear from you as to your thoughts on both the draft plans and the equality screening.

We are currently working on providing Braille, HTML and Audio formats which will be available soon. If you need any of these documents in hard copy, in another format or language please get in touch with us.

The consultation lasts from 2nd October 2017 to 29th December 2017.

You can respond by writing to the Equality Unit, Business Services Organisation, 2 Franklin Street, Belfast ,BT2 8DQ or by emailing If you prefer to speak to us you can either telephone us on 028 9536 3961 (for text relay prefix with 18001) or contact us to meet in person.

We will then distribute your comments to the relevant organisation.

A report of feedback received as part of this consultation will be made available.

Please note that we will, under Freedom of Information Act (2000), make public any responses received. Summary responses will be published. In limited circumstances we will consider requests for confidentiality but this cannot be guaranteed.

Please click on the organisation below to access the consultation documents.   

*Regional Health and Social Care Organisation

Blood Transfusion Service

Business Services Organisation

NI Guardian Ad Litem Agency

NI Medical and Dental Training Agency

NI Practice and Education Council for Nursing and Midwifery

Northern Ireland Social Care Council

Patient and Client Council

Regulation and Quality Improvement Authority