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  • There was a range of representation from the different ethnic communities in the city
  • Participants represented a wide range of VCSEs (voluntary, community and social enterprise) including organisations supporting those suffering with mental health issues, the LGBTQ+ community, those with disabilities, victims of domestic abuse or sexual exploitation, and groups representing different ethnic communities

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Base: 27* *Caution small base

This chart shows that in the workshop sample:
41% were White British
15% were Black African
11% were Asian – Bangladeshi
11% were Asian – Pakistani
7% were White – other
4% were Asian – Chinese

Groups represented and participants’ interests in attending

  • PASCO (Asian community group)
  • Asian community development officer
  • Ghanaian Society
  • Portsmouth Chinese Association
  • EDI Officers and consultants
  • Young offenders mentor
  • Fighting with Pride (LGBTQ+ military veterans charity)
  • Mental health outreach worker
  • SEND teacher
  • SEND children’s group volunteer
  • Research Fellow at Portsmouth University
  • Well-being coordinator at a mental health charity
  • Food bank support worker
  • Other charity workers and local residents working in mental health or with non-white British ethnic communities