07939 210 014 / 07534 983 046
tspace@travellerspace-cornwall.org

Rm 402, Fourth Floor PZ360
St Marys Terrace
Penzance
TR18 4EB

About TravellerSpace

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TravellerSpace is a registered charity supporting Gypsies, Irish Travellers and New Travellers in Cornwall and the South West.

TravellerSpace aims to:

  • Break down barriers which prevent Gypsies and Travellers having equality of access to health, education and welfare services.
  • Support Gypsies and Travellers in ensuring their voices are heard in decision and policy making processes.
  • Provide support for Gypsies and Travellers in health, education and welfare matters.
  • Provide play and creative opportunities for Gypsy & Traveller children and young people
  • Support Gypsy & Traveller young people who have been excluded from school or who are disengaged with the learning process
  • Develop and deliver training and workshops for schools, service providers, and other statutory and non-statutory agencies
  • Contribute to seminars, conferences, research and training events to highlight the experiences of Gypsies and Travellers
  • Enable Gypsies and Travellers to access volunteering and training opportunities.
  • Have a voice locally regionally and nationally in forums which highlight the issues facing the Gypsy and Traveller communities, and work to bring about positive change.
  • Inform and educate the wider community about issues which affect Gypsies and Travellers, and to
  • Raise awareness of Gypsy and Traveller cultures and traditions.