The aim of this site is to be proactive in supporting diversity and equality in rural areas.
The information and links found below are aimed to provide useful information for agencies and practitioners working in rural communities in Worcestershire.
Seasonal Agricultural Workers Scheme (SAWS)
SAWS is seen as an essential source of seasonal labour for the agriculture industry. The seasonal agricultural workers scheme provides reliable labour which farmers and growers know they will receive at the right time for the planting and harvesting seasons. In an industry where a considerable amount of illegal workers exist, farmers and growers are happily reassured that workers found through the seasonal agricultural workers scheme SAWS is both legitimate and reliable.
National Website for Migrant Workers
‘Your health, your safety’ – Information about safety rights at work for migrant workers
‘Reaching out to everyone’ Wychavon’s Diversity Policy 2005-2008
Gypsy and Traveller scrutiny review
Worcestershire County Council websites:
WCC Corporate Diversity manager
Contact: Rukhsana Coser