Tools for practice
Tool to measure the engagement of voluntary organisations with communities which experience the poorest health outcomes.
Tool to support Primary Care Networks in tackling neighbourhood health inequalities.
How to tackle health inequalities in Gypsy, Roma and Traveller communities.
Friends, Families and Travellers guide for professionals.
Resources for the roma community in different languages.
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.
Roma women and children
A ‘Fourth World’, or Experience of Multiple Discrimination
Trafficking in Human Beings in Romani Communities
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
The Traveller Movement - tailored information and support to the Gypsy, Roma and Traveller (GRT) families.
The Traveller Movement - programmes aimed at young people's education and job attainment.
A Europe-wide leading advocacy network that promotes professionalism in early years and access of Roma and Traveller children to quality early childhood development services.
Understanding and reducing barriers to access
Romani Women and Access to Public Health Care 2003
The View from Bulgaria
Public Health Fact Sheet, Roma Health Project. Open Society Institute, Public Health Program.
Vademecum. For Diversity Against Discrimination.
Soros Foundation health initiative
Gypsy Travellers in Sussex, GP Surgeries and Barriers to Primary Healthcare
A snapshot of access to General Practice for nomadic communities during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Largest ever UK study on the health experiences of Liveaboard Boaters (2021)
Health and the Roma community
Race Equality Foundation briefing (2008).
Specific health conditions
TB in Roma Communities
Autosomal recessive ethnic diseases of Czech Gypsies, Seeman P, Šišková D (2006)
Navarro C, Teijeira S (2003)
Roma Support Group (2015-21).
A summary of the report compiled for Brighton and Hove CCG by Michelle Gavin, Friends Families and Travellers.
Improving uptake and delivery of health services to reduce health inequalities experienced by Gypsy, Roma, and Traveller people, NHS England.
Joseph Rowntree Foundation (2007).
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.