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Community Equality Working Group

About the Community Equality Working Group (CEWG)

The Community Equality Working Group (CEWG) is made up of individuals and organisational representatives from within communities deemed to be disadvantaged or marginalised who have an interest in promoting equality, diversity, inclusion and cohesion.

Meetings are held bi-monthly and a Chairperson is annually elected. The council provides the administrative support to the group. The terms of reference are below and minutes of each meeting will be made available on the site:

Minutes 2013:

Minutes 2012:

Minutes 2011:

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Events that are organised by/ involving groups that are part of the Community Equalities Working Group will be placed on this part of the website.

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Please find below links to websites where you will find the contact details for organisations that form part of the Community Equality Working Group:

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Adur Voluntary Action

Adur Voluntary Action offer a well equipped voluntary action and learning centre, information about community life in Adur and volunteering opportunities.

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The Multiple Sclerosis Society

The MS Society, founded in 1953, is the largest MS charity in the UK dedicated to providing information and support for those with MS and to funding research into the causes and treatments of the disease.

See: find a branch near you - on the Multiple Sclerosis Society website

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Rethink Mental Illness is a mental health charity providing advice and information, local services, support groups and a campaigning voice for everyone affected by mental illnesses such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and severe depression. 

See the Rethink website

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Voluntary Action Worthing (was Worthing CVS)

Voluntary Action Worthing is a member of the National Association for Voluntary and Community Action.

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Worthing Islamic Social and Welfare Society

See the Worthing Islamic Social and Welfare Society website

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