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Clenton Farquharson

Clenton Farquharson MBE

Clenton is Chair of the Think Local Act Personal partnership board.

He works work as consultant, auditor, trainer, and coach on inclusion, equality and disability

He is a member of the NHS Assembly, chair of Quality Matters, trustee of the Race Equality Foundation and an ambassador for Disability Rights UK.

In 2014, he received an MBE in recognition of his services to people with disabilities.

Overcoming vaccine hesitancy in our diverse communities

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BAME doctors with covid-19 vaccination kits

Clenton Farquharson's family have had many heated debates about the new COVID-19 vaccines and whether or not to take them. Clenton believes this is a common worry among Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) communities, fueled by misinformation and a shortfall in efforts to assuage concerns about safety. He writes for the Social Care blog now to counter these issues, encourage honest conversations and presents a short video demonstrating how getting a COVID-19 vaccination is no big deal at all.