Discriminatory Abuse

This includes harassment, slurs or hate crime based on an individual’s race, sex, gender, disability, faith, sexual orientation, or age. Derogatory comments, harassment, compelled to move to a different resource/service, based on age, denied medical treatment on grounds of age or mental health, and not providing access.

• The individual appears withdrawn and isolated
• Expressions of anger, frustration, fear, or anxiety
• Support on offer does not consider the individual’s needs in terms of protected characteristic(s)