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Communities share experiences of COVID-19 with local leaders

The Ipswich & Suffolk Council for Racial Equality (ISCRE) has welcomed a pledge from health and care leaders across the Integrated Care System to bring about change to ensure Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic communities are better supported and listened to. During a recent virtual event, jointly organised by ISCRE, Healthwatch Suffolk and the Ipswich […]

What Are We Missing? BAME Health Conference

What Are We Missing? event to “share experiences and map out solutions for BAME health and wellbeing” “As never before, the disproportionate numbers of Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) citizens dying of COVID-19 nationally has shown more work needs to happen in health, care, workplace and housing settings. This system wide listening webinar will seek […]

ISCRE Statement

“Everyone at the Ipswich & Suffolk Council for Racial Equality (ISCRE) was appalled at the events in the video that showed the slow and painful death of Mr George Floyd. We are also aware that such assaults by police officers against people of African and African American heritage are regular occurrences and we send our […]

Dedicated Telephone Advice Line on European Union Settled Status (EUSS)

Suffolk Law Centre offers a dedicated Telephone Advice Line on European Union Settled Status (EUSS), starting April 28th.  EUSS Advice Line Have you tried the EUSS App and had problems? Have you put off making your EUSS application? Do you need an interpreter? Would you like someone to explain the EUSS scheme? Our EUSS Caseworker […]

ISCRE and the Suffolk Law Centre: Coronavirus/COVID-19 Update

Suffolk Law Centre and ISCRE are still here to help our local communities and people in need of legal advice during this difficult time. To protect the health and wellbeing of our staff and volunteers, we have closed our office to personal callers and moved all our services to phone and email. To contact Suffolk Law […]

COMMUNITY MEETING – BLACK PANTHER EXHIBITION

You are invited to a community meeting to help plan for the Black Panther exhibition which is coming to Christchurch Mansion, Ipswich. Ipswich will be the only town in the UK to host this major exhibition which includes a display of sensational costumes worn by leading characters from the hit film Marvel Studios’ Black Panther. […]

We need your stories! Your chance to help tell ISCRE’s story

The Ipswich & Suffolk Council for Racial Equality (ISCRE) has teamed up with Ipswich Museums to tell the story the charity’s history in a ground-breaking way – but it desperately needs material from across the county. The story of how and why ISCRE started in 1977 is a crucial part of Unmasked: The Power of Stories, […]

Attack on St Matthew’s Street

Alongside the whole community along St. Matthew’s Street, the staff and volunteers at ISCRE are shocked and saddened by the attack on Sunday morning. Our thoughts are very much with the victim’s family and friends and we call on the whole of the community across Ipswich to come together in expressing their grief. We urge […]