Code of conduct #
Here’s an expanded Code of Conduct for your community space:
1. Be Inclusive and Welcoming!
We welcome people of all backgrounds, ages, genders, races, ethnicities, religions, and abilities. Our community is a place where diversity is celebrated, and everyone is treated with warmth and inclusion.
2. Respectful Communication:
Communicate with kindness and respect. Avoid using offensive language, engaging in personal attacks, or any form of harassment. Our interactions should uplift and inspire, not demean or harm.
3. Listen with Empathy:
Practice active listening and show empathy towards others’ feelings and perspectives. We strive to create an atmosphere where everyone feels heard and valued.
4. No Discrimination or Prejudice:
Discrimination, prejudice, or any form of bigotry will not be tolerated. Treat others as you would like to be treated, with fairness and equality.
5. Consent and Boundaries:
Respect personal boundaries and obtain consent before sharing personal information or using someone’s work. Always ask for permission before taking photos or videos during events.
6. Keep it Safe and Positive:
Prioritise the safety and well-being of all community members. Report any concerns to the community administrators promptly. Let’s cultivate an environment where positivity thrives.
7. Encourage Constructive Feedback:
Feedback is essential for growth and improvement. Offer constructive feedback with sensitivity and good intentions, helping each other grow personally and professionally.
8. Intellectual Property Rights:
Respect copyright and intellectual property laws. Only share content that you have the right to use, and give proper credit to creators.
9. Respect Event Commitments:
If you RSVP for an event, honour your commitment to attend or communicate your change of plans in advance. This ensures a smooth and enjoyable experience for everyone involved.
10. No Excessive Self-Promotion:
While collaboration and networking are encouraged, refrain from excessive self-promotion or advertising unrelated to the community’s interests.
11. Trust in Moderation Decisions:
Our community administrators may moderate content and interactions to uphold these guidelines. Respect and trust their decisions as we collectively maintain a positive and nurturing atmosphere.
12. Have Fun and Celebrate Together:
Our community is a space for joy and celebration. Let’s have fun, share our passions, and celebrate each other’s achievements enthusiastically and genuinely.
13. Unconditional Love and Respect:
Above all, embrace the power of unconditional love and respect. Lift one another up, support each other, and cherish our differences. Our community is built on compassion and unity.
By adhering to this Code of Conduct, we create a community space in Brighton that promotes a strong sense of togetherness, fosters creativity and well-being, and serves as a beacon of love and respect to all who enter. Let’s continue making our community a haven of positivity and inspiration for years to come!