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Here are the resources we found for traveller for professionals:
Stay Safe; Don’t Send
Stay Safe; Don’t Send is an animated film telling the story of Mary Anne who gets into difficulties when sharing a photo online. This video was made by Gypsy and Traveller young people to raise awareness amongst their peers about how to stay safe online.
It’s not Just about School
It’s not just about school is a short film made by young people at Leeds Gypsy and Traveller Exchange. It interviews a number of people from the Gypsy and Traveller Communities about their differing views and experiences of education and also asks the opinion of professionals working with Gypsy and Traveller communities in Leeds.
Traveller and Romani Advice and Information Network
The Traveller and Romani Advice and Information Network [TRAIN] aims to change social work policy and practice through adult, child and community involvement. It aims to help families make sense of social work involvement and enable active and empowered participation for everyone involved.
Health and The Roma Community
This is information leaflet was created in collaboration with Roma communities based in London to explore the customs and taboos within the Roma communities. This leaflet covers Roma attitudes towards health, Roma attitudes towards mental health, seeking help for mental health problems, barriers in accessing services, working with roma patients. It also contains background information about Roma such as; who are the Roma?, the origins and history of the Roma, and language and education of the Roma people.
Out of Site: Challenging Racism towards Gypsy, Roma and Travellers
This education pack has been designed to tackle racism towards Gypsy, Roma and Travellers; it contains a variety of visual, auditory and kinaesthetic activities suitable for sutdents from Key Stage 2 to adults. The activities contains within this work book aim to educate young people on what it means to be a part of the Gypsy, Roma or Traveller communities while undertaking fun and interesting activities.
Improving Education Outcomes for Pupils from the new Roma Communities
This downloadable report aims to help education professionals apply strategies that can help improve education outcomes for pupils that are from new Roma communities. The report sets out simple strategies that can be applied by school to increase ascription rates and increase educational attainment by Roma young people.
This is Who We Are: A Study of the Experiences of Rroma, Gypsy and Traveller Children throughout England
This report from The Children’s Society covers 5 distinct factors of the lives of young people in the Rroma, Gypsy and Travellers including; identity, traditions, education, discrimination and bullying, and finally young Rroma, Gypsy and Travellers and the youth justice system.