Tools for practice

Working with Gypsies and Travellers...

A brief note for Health Practitioners (includes a good practice guide). Friends, Families and Travellers fft. 


 

Working with Roma in the North West

North West Regional Strategic Migration Partnership, 2011. Report considering the issues of working with the Roma Community and good practice to ensure positive community relations.


Roma

The movement of Roma from new EU Member States

A mapping survey of A2 and A8 Roma in England. Patterns of settlement and current situation of the new Roma communities. A report prepared for DCSF by European Dialogue, 2009. 


The movement of Roma from new EU Member States

A mapping survey of A2 and A8 Roma in England. Patterns of settlement and current situation of the new Roma communities. A report prepared for DCSF by European Dialogue, 2009. 


What do we think of Romani people?

A report on the relationship between the news media and an ethnic group. Equality, 2010.


Equality


North West Regional Strategic Migration Partnership


Migration Yorkshire


Roma women and children

Romani Women from Central and Eastern Europe

A ‘Fourth World’, or Experience of Multiple Discrimination 


Toolkits for working with Roma pupils


Empowering women or perpetuating victimhood

Minority ethnic and Roma women's experiences of domestic violence policy and service provision. YY Yildiz, F Baumann and S Dutta, IMECE Turkish Speaking Women's Group / London Training and Employment Network / Regional Social Welfare Resource Centre, 2010 


Understanding and reducing barriers to access

Breaking the barriers

Romani Women and Access to Public Health Care 2003 


Reduction of Health Inequalities in the Roma Community

Sastipen. Roma Health Concerns: the view from Bulgaria, Raykova A (2002) 


Left Out: Roma and Access to Health Care in Eastern and South Eastern Europe

Public Health Fact Sheet, Roma Health Project. Open Society Institute, Public Health Program. 


The Ten Common Basic Principles on Roma Inclusion

Vademecum. For Diversity Against Discrimination. 


Understanding Risk: Roma and HIV Prevention

Soros Foundation health initiative 


Fair Access for All?

Gypsy Travellers in Sussex, GP Surgeries and Barriers to Primary Healthcare 


Health and the Roma community

Equality’s online resource page

Includes health, education, housing and employment 


Specific health conditions

Confronting a Hidden Disease

TB in Roma Communities


Genetic conditions in the Roma Gypsy population in Ireland 

Autosomal recessive ethnic diseases of Czech Gypsies, Seeman P, Šišková D (2006) 


Neuromuscular disorders in the Gypsy ethnic group 

Navarro C, Teijeira S (2003)


Understanding Risk: Roma and HIV Prevention

Soros Foundation health initiative 


Coercive Sterilisation Worldwide

SOROS Open Society Foundation, 2011 


Mental health

Service development

Communities of Practice

Web based discussion group, sharing information oh Gypsies and Travellers. (Simple registration process) 


The very best support comes from people like yourselves, we really recommend you take every opportunity to talk to colleagues in other PCT areas. 

We hope you have found this resource useful.