Taster Day!

We are partnering up with WHALE Arts agency in Edinburgh for their new project, “Grow Cook Eat Repeat” for local adults in the Wester Hailes area to promote growing your own fresh fruit and vegetables, learning to cook together, but, most importantly, having fun!For more information, please contact ELREC:Phone- 0131 556 0441 πŸ₯¦πŸ„πŸ₯•πŸ₯”πŸπŸ…πŸ #growcookeatrepeat#tasterday#elrec#whalearts#edinburgh

Women’s Rights

Men and women have the right not to be discriminated against at work because of their gender. Although there has been an Equal Pay Act in force in the UK since 1975, women still earn an average of 19.8% less than men, according to the Office for National Statistics. The GPG is measured as the difference […]

Say NO to Bullying

At ELREC, we have a zero-tolerance of bullying of any kind, and we take this problem seriously and strive to help people who are going through issues regarding bullying. We are excited to share our new Anti-bullying Toolkit. Please share widely with young people, school teachers or youth workers who can benefit from this. https://www.elrec.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/Updated-True-colours-Anti-bullying-Kit-1.docx […]

Religion & Belief Discrimination

What is religion or belief discrimination? This is when you are treated differently because of your religion or belief, or lack of religion or belief, in one of the situations covered by the Equality Act. The treatment could be a one-off action or as a result of a rule or policy. The Equality Act 2010 […]

E-Bike’s for Hire!

for more information, feel free to contact ELREC!Email: cfc@elrec.org.ukPhone: 0131 556 0441🚲🚲🚲🚲🚲 #ebike#ebikeadventures#elrec#sustainable#ecofriendly#edinburgh

Pregnancy and Maternity Discrimination

If someone treats you unfairly because you’re pregnant, breastfeeding or because you’ve recently given birth, you may have been discriminated against. The Equality Act 2010 calls this pregnancy and maternity discrimination. If you’ve been discriminated against, you may be able to do something about it.Your rights during pregnancy:– You have the right to health and […]

Marriage and Civil Partnership Discrimination

The Equality Act says you must not be discriminated against in employment because you are married or in a civil partnership.In the Equality Act marriage and civil partnership means someone who is legally married or in a civil partnership. Marriage can either be between a man and a woman, or between partners of the same […]

Free Digital Training Workshop

Boost your skills with free digital training. Learn how to use Zoom, Email, Social media etc. It is one to one workshops. You could pick the best time for you, between: Thursday: 12:00 – 16:30 Friday: 14:00 – 16:30 For more info, please contact us .. h.al3eban@elrec.org.uk 0131 556 0441 #zoom#socialmedia#elrec#edinburgh

Disability Discrimination

Disability is one of 9 ‘protected characteristics’ covered by discrimination law (Equality Act 2010). The law protects people against discrimination, harassment and victimisation at work.Under disability discrimination legislation it is unlawful for employers to discriminate against jobseekers or employees with disabilities. The law covers all aspects of employment from recruitment through to the ending of […]


Ageism, also called age discrimination, is when you are treated unfavourably because of your age. Under the Equality Act, you are protected from age discrimination in all aspects of your employment including recruitment, employment terms and conditions, promotions and transfers, training and dismissals. The Equality Act protects you from direct discrimination, indirect discrimination, harassment and […]