Our ethical trading compass
Ethical principles which underpin income generation / trading activity
Actions we will take to guard against these principles being compromised
Mission and values
Law for Life works to ensure that everyone has the knowledge, confidence and practical skills they need to secure access to justice.
Social justice through legally empowered individuals and communities.
To promote public legal education and information (PLE) as a tool for empowering people, securing access to justice and tackling inequality. We will work together with others to identify and promote excellence in its research, design and delivery.
The core values which underpin all our work are:
Equality and diversity
Law for Life aims to be a centre of excellence in public legal education working across the UK to eliminate prejudice and promote social justice. Equality of opportunity is therefore at the heart of Law for Life’s practice and policy. We value diversity within our paid and volunteer workforce.
We are committed to eliminating unlawful discrimination and promoting equality and diversity within our policies, practices and procedures. This applies to our professional dealings with all staff (including all volunteers), partnership organisations, funders and the people who use our services.
We will treat everyone equally and with the same attention, courtesy and respect regardless of:
(Taken from our Equality and Diversity policy)
Law for Life is committed to explaining how we raise funds and generate income, and how the money is spent.
Where there are charges for services provided via the website they must be separate from the information. And the charges must be set out clearly, before the service can be accessed.
Law for Life is an accountable organisation that users, volunteers and funders have trust and confidence in. We believe that as an independent organisation we must ensure that our work reflects the needs of our audiences.