Equality Schemes

Positive disabledAs a public body, NHS Dumfries and Galloway is subject to equality duties which extend to the following groups:

  • Race
  • Disability
  • Gender
  • Sexual Orientation
  • Transgender
  • Religion
  • Pregnancy and Maternity
  • Marriage and Civil Partnership
  • Age

According to these duties, NHS Dumfries and Galloway takes a proactive approach to promoting equality of opportunity and good relations and eliminating discrimination and harassment.

 This area of the NHS Dumfries and Galloway website outlines our commitment to meeting our duties under the Equality Act 2010 and sets out our focus for the coming years.

For further information please contact:

Lynsey Fitzpatrick
Equality Lead
NHS Dumfries and Galloway
High East
Crichton Hall
Dumfries
DG1 4TG 
Tel: 01387 044030
Email: lynsey.fitzpatrick@nhs.net