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11 breaking Down Barriers for Minority Ethnic Populations
  1. Barbara Love
  1. The Prince and Princess of Wales Hospice, Glasgow

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In the year 2006/7, there were 875 referrals to the hospice. Only 16 were from the minority ethnic (ME) community (1.8%). This is in contrast to the proportion of our population from these groups (5.8%). We also identified that there are pockets locally where nearly 40% in a defined population are from ME communities. In response we set up …

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