For each of the following people/groups of people, describe two different possible effects of discrimination | HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE DIPLOMA ANSWERS

For each of the following people/groups of people, describe two different possible effects of discrimination

IndividualThey become angry and upset that they are being treated differently to others.

They lose self-esteem as they are made to feel that they are worth less than others.

 Their families They feel guilty that they have entrusted the care of their relation with someone that is discriminatory.

They put a complaint in to the service provider.

 Wider society People may feel awkward or embarrassed if they witness discrimination.

People may challenge the person discriminating and tell them it is not acceptable.

 Those who discriminate They may feel ashamed if challenged about their behaviour.

They may lose their job.