Travellers Advice Team
Travellers Advice Team (TAT) is an organisation independent of Friends, Families and Travellers that provides legal advice to Gypsies and Travellers.
The Travellers Advice Team at the Community Law Partnership are very pleased to announce a dedicated Telephone Advice Line for Travellers which is being funded as part of a pilot scheme by the Legal Services Commission.
The Advice Line will be staffed between 10.00am - 1.00pm and 2.00pm to 5.00pm Monday to Friday (with exception of Bank Holidays). The number is
0845 120 2980
Travellers can speak directly to experienced advisers on questions of evictions, planning matters, issues involving official caravan sites and other matters.
The advice line is funded by the Legal Services Commission.
Other Organisations in the UK:
www.savvychavvy.com - social networking site for young Travellers
www.gypsy-traveller.org/cyberpilots - Young Travellers meeting and info website
www.devon.gov.uk/travellers_education - Devon Traveller Education Service
www.law.cf.ac.uk/tlru - Cardiff Law School Website - publications and related info.
info for parents on Home Education and the Law
PO Box 325, Kings Lynn, PE34 3XW
Or Tel: 0845 4786345 for recorded details of telephone contacts
Friends Families and Travellers
contact: Advice and Information Unit.
113 Queens Rd.,
Tel. 01273 234 777
FFT is also reviving the Travellers Aid Trust, - The TSC's sister Charity, to provide small grants.
SERVICES FOR YOUNG GYPSY TRAVELLERS IN CARDIFF
With one year's funding from Children in Need, Cardiff Gypsy Sites Group has appointed a Traveller Children's Services Development Officer, who will be developing services for young Gypsy Travellers and investigating levels of access to existing services such as youth clubs and play provision both on and off-site. - Manya Welsh, Cardiff Gypsy Sites Group, 136a Clifton St, Cardiff CF2 2DA Tel: 01222-499943
Advisory Service for Squatters
Tel: 0203 2160099
ChildLine & ChildLine Cymru
Phone 0800 1111 anytime if you need help with a problem.
You can write to ChildLine, Freepost NATN1111, London E1 6BR
You don't need a stamp.
ChildLine is the free national helpline for children and young people in trouble or danger. It is open 24 hours a day, every day of the year.
The Children's Society
Church of England Children's Society, Edward Rudolf House, Margery Street, London, WC1X 0JL
Tel: 0845 300 1128
Choice in Education
Is an independent monthly for home educators. A one years subscription
is £6.50; cheques/postal orders payable to ' Choice in education '.
For a sample send an A5 stamped SAE and 3 2nd class stamps to
PO Box 20284 London NW1 3WY
Tel. 0 2081 300 7236
the Community Law partnership - Travellers Advice Team.
191 Corporation St
Tel. 0 121 236 512124 0 121 685 85 95
24hr: 07768 316 755 (mobile)
PO Box 36,
Tel. 0 1558 650621
The Land is Ours
16B Cherwell St.
London Gypsy and Traveller Unit
6, Westgate Street,
London E8 3RN
Tel: 0 208 533 2002
The Monitoring Group
Established in 1979, The Monitoring Group is a leading anti-racist casework, campaigning and training agency, empowering vulnerable individuals and communities.
Dominion Arts & Education Centre
Middlesex UBV2 4BQ
Tel 020 8843 2333
Fax 020 8813 9734
National Association of Teachers of Travellers
Anthea Wormington, Newham Traveller Education Service, Credon Centre, Kirton Road, Plaistow, London E13 9BT
Tel: 020 8430 6279
The National Playbus Association
Tel: 0117 916 6580.
c/o Community Base, 113 Queens Rd, Brighton, BN1 3XG, England
Phone +44 (0)1273 685 913
Database Specialists. - who offered to help develop the TSC skill share database. (with chloe & mike).
Get Net Wise
Google Search -the Best!
Greenmatters.net The Green Planet E-Gazette
The Groundswell Project
Help with homework link to Channel 4 TV's homework high
HES FES The Home Educators Seaside Festival.
I Basic Take control of your computer, program windows applications. Designed to be intuitive, powerful, and easy to learn.
Kartoo Graphical Search
kids.f9.net.uk F 9 Kids Space Theme.
KidsLink Educational and Fun Sites
Kids Stuff Electronics and Robotics.......That's Kidstuff!
Kidz Craft sell everything you need to make cards and other gifts with the personal touch.
Learndirect Tel. 0800 100 900
Logotron educational software
Positive News -try search on Education
Counter Strike add 188.8.131.52:27015 to Counterstrike server favourites.
Childline: 0800 11 11
National Drugs Helpline: 0800 77 66 00
Parentline Plus: phone free on 0808 800 22 22
Websites created by travellers and people connected to the scene:
Stormgoddess :: Power of positive, social and spiritual development