Addressing ableism in the Hair and Beauty industry — Scope | Disability forum
If we become concerned about you or anyone else while using one of our services, we will act in line with our safeguarding policy and procedures. This may involve sharing this information with relevant authorities to ensure we comply with our policies and legal obligations.

Find out how to let us know if you're concerned about another member's safety.

Addressing ableism in the Hair and Beauty industry

Gauthi99
Gauthi99 Member Posts: 14 Listener
edited December 2020 in Research and opportunities

Hi everyone,

I am Gautham Marthandan and I'm a postgraduate student at Leeds Beckett University.

My team and I are currently working on a PR campaign for NHBF (Hair and Beauty Federation) and BBC (British Beauty Council) regarding ableism in the hair and beauty industry. Our objective is to raise awareness on the issue and how to better include people with disabilities within the industry as consumers and employees and create guidelines for the people with disabilities in the industry, government, and media.

I would appreciate if you could have your community people participate in a focus group we are planning on the next days, as your say matters a lot to us. If you are willing to take part, we can set a date and time convenient to you.

 I assure you that unless you wish to share your details, none of your data will be used nor shared in any of the public domains nor to any of third parties. Your answers will be recorded and will be kept anonymous with us. 

I will also send you the consent form to you in prior to the interview and we got the approval from the university yesterday. So, your insights will be tremendously useful for us in terms of creating guidelines for people with disabilities within Hair and Beauty industry and better representing them.

Thanks in advance. Any further questions, feel free to comment on this post. :)


To find out more and express interest, you can either comment here or email [email protected]>

Comments

  • Ross_Scope
    Ross_Scope Posts: 7,487 Scope online community team
    edited December 2020
    Hello @Gauthi99

    Welcome to the community, this sounds like an interesting piece of research! :) I have moved it over to our Events, Research and opportunities category.

    Events, research and opportunities disclaimer

    The Events, research and opportunities board is the only board that permits the publishing of posts with an email, contact number or survey link.

    Our website contains links to third parties’ websites for your information only.

    We have no control over the content of those sites or resources and we don’t endorse or accept liability for the content of them.

    Read the full Terms and Conditions and the Community Guidelines.

    Online Community Coordinator

    Concerned about another member's safety or wellbeing? Flag your concerns with us.

    Did you receive a helpful reply to your discussion? Fill out our feedback form and let us know about it.

Brightness

Complete our feedback form and tell us how we can make the community better.

Disclaimer


Our website contains links to third parties’ websites for your information only.

We have no control over the content of those sites or resources and we don’t endorse or accept liability for the content of them.

Read the full Terms and Conditions and our Community Guidelines.