We have an increasingly cosmopolitan and diverse community and aim to provide excellent, accessible services to everybody.

We believe there is both a moral and legal case for ensuring equality is at the heart of everything we do. At the very least we must meet our statutory duties under the Equality Act 2010 and are committed to providing services that meet the needs of our communities.

Community forums
We work in partnership with communities and support various forums.
Equality analysis and impact assessments
An impact assessment and equality analysis is a way of assessing the effects that a policy, project or decision will have an adverse impact.
Financial Inclusion
We are committed to supporting people and communities experiencing significant social and economic deprivation.
Mental Health - MH:2K project
MH:2K is a powerful new model for engaging young people in conversations about mental health and emotional wellbeing in their local area
The Faith Covenant
The commitment to a set of principles that guide engagement between the Council and local faith groups.
Armed Forces and Community Covenant
Preston joins an elite band of towns and cities in the UK to agree to a partnership and relationship with the military by signing an historic 'military covenant'