For example, "I am partially deaf and need you to speak clearly"
Please explain in a few words why you need to see a lawyer/advisor. Please note that we will not be able to give you an appointment unless we have this information.
Equality Monitoring Form (for grant funded non-legal aid matters - LAC)
We collect and monitor data on equality to ensure that our policies, practices and procedures promote equality of opportunity. It is also a requirement of our funding grants.
All information provided will be kept confidentially in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). We hold the individual’s information on our Case Management System, but then anonymise the data for reporting purposes.
Under the Equality Act 2010 a disability is defined as a ‘physical or mental impairment which has, or had a substantial and long term adverse effect on a person’s ability to carry out normal day to day activities’.
Data Protection Statement
The information in this Equality Monitoring Form is important to us because it allows us to monitor our compliance with the law and to ensure that our services are reaching a diverse group of service users. We are also asked, from time to time, to report it, in a anonymised form, to our funders. Any information you provide will be treated with confidence and kept confidential. Because of the nature of this information, we need your consent before we can collect and use it.
You have the right to be told what data we hold about you (though you are likely to have provided us with that data) and to have it corrected if it is wrong. You may have other rights under the data protection legislation and you can out more about these rights from the Information Commissioner’s Office at www.ico.org.uk. For details of our full Privacy Notice, please visit http://www.iscre.org.uk/legal-services/privacy-notice/
I consent to you using this information for the purpose of equality and diversity monitoring. I understand that I can withdraw my consent at any time.