Leicestershire GATE, Gypsy and Traveller Equalities.

We are a grass roots community project aimed at reducing the knowledge gap and myth busting preconceptions of the Traveller and Gypsy communities. We are here to be their advocate, and to be the bridge to create trust amongst other services and organisations. 

Service access criteria: From the Gypsy or Traveller communities. Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland based.
Food banks
Alcohol advice and support
Adult carers advice and support
Adult education and learning
Drugs advice and support
Careers advice
Advice for young people
Basic necessities (food/clothes)
Health advice
Financial advice and support
Mental health support
Young carers support
Homelessness support
Stopping smoking
Housing advice
Healthy lifestyle
Helping with money
Information and advice
Mental health
Support for carers
Support with employment
Support with housing
Youth support
Additional needs catered for:
Wheelchair accessible
Learning difficulty friendly
Physical disability friendly
Dementia friendly
Takes place in the client’s home
Waiting list (weeks): 1
Key words - separate with a comma: Gypsy, Traveller, Advocate, Advice,