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Travellers Advice Team

Travellers Advice Team (TAT) is an organisation independent of Friends, Families and Travellers that provides legal advice to Gypsies and Travellers.

Telephone Line:

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.


Education Otherwise
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
Education Otherwise


Friends Families and Travellers
contact: Advice and Information Unit.

FFT
Community Base,
113 Queens Rd.,
Brighton,
E. Sussex.
BN1 3XG
Tel. 01273 234 777
Email: fft@gypsy-traveller.org
Web. www.gypsy-traveller.org

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
Web: www.squatter.org.uk
Email: advice@squatter.org.uk


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.

www.childline.org.uk

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
Web: www.childrenssociety.org.uk
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.
3rd floor
Ruskin Chambers
191 Corporation St
Birmingham
B4 6RP
Tel. 0 121 236 512124   0 121 685 85 95
24hr: 07768 316 755 (mobile)

CREATIVITY, THE LITERACY CHARITY
For further details contact:
Michael Page
Author in Charge
CREATIVITY, The Literacy Charity
14/3 Wardieburn Place West,
Edinburgh
EH5 1EF
Tel. 0 794 021 55 19
Email: gary@nurse.com
www.zyra.org.uk/creativ.htm
www.webspawner.com/users/theliterarycharity

EAT logo Fiona Earle,
PO Box 36,
GRANTHAM,
NG31 6EW
Tel. 0 1558 650621


Groundswell UK
Elmfield House
5 Stockwell Mews
London
SW9 9GY
Tel. 0 20 7737 5500  
FAX. 0 20 7733 1305
Email: info@groundswell.org.uk
www.groundswell.org.uk

The Land is Ours
16B Cherwell St.
Oxford
OX4 1BG
Email: chapter7@tlio.org.uk
Web: www.tlio.org.uk


London Gypsy and Traveller Unit
6, Westgate Street,
London E8 3RN
Tel 0208-533.2002
Web: www.lgtu.org.uk
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
Room 4
The Green
Southall
Middlesex UBV2 4BQ
Tel 020 8843 2333
Fax 020 8813 9734
Email: admin@monitoring-group.co.uk  
Web: www.monitoring-group.co.uk

National Association of Teachers of Travellers
Anthea Wormington, Newham Traveller Education Service, Credon Centre, Kirton Road, Plaistow, London E13 9BT
Tel: 020 8430 6279
Web: www.natt.org.uk

The National Playbus Association
Brunswick Court,
Brunswick Square,
Bristol,
BS2 8PE.
Tel: 0117 916 6580.
website: www.playbus.org.uk

SchNEWS
c/o Community Base, 113 Queens Rd, Brighton, BN1 3XG, England
Phone +44 (0)1273 685 913
Email: schnews@brighton.co.uk
www.schnews.org.uk Subscribe!


Surfer
Database Specialists. - who offered to help develop the TSC skill share database. (with chloe & mike).
Email: Martian

Techead   UK community support.
www.techead.co.uk
Tel: 0 7811 986 890

Other Links

Alan Dearling TSC report 1997


Ask Questions at ExpertCentral

Ask Jeeves

BBC
  History   Learning   Nature   Radio Times    Future

Brainpop


(the) Centre for Home Education
aims to provide a national resource for Home Educators in the UK

Charity Times


ChatDanger
how to be safe in chat rooms.

Creativity
The Literacy Charity. UK.

Education Otherwise


Footprint workers co-operative
, print the TSC newsletters

Free Range Education


Freeserve Learning
  and homework help.

Friends, Families and Travellers (FFT) and Cyber Pilots  website for young Gypsy and Travellers kids

Get Net Wise

Google Search  -the Best!

Greenmatters.net
 The Green Planet E-Gazette

Green net


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

Rainbow Circle

Communities and Local Government

Spud Renewable energy data.
The data comes from the TSC's webmasters renewable energy system which powers the
computers used to maintain the TSC website

Student Health
  Advice & Facts for young people

Tash/Alan Lodge's photos of travellers, festivals, etc


Traveller Law Research Unit
  University of Cardiff.

UKplus UK Search Site
  safe for families

www.wastewatch.org.uk
  UK Charity with Schools/Kids pages

Games sites:
Quake Arena

Counter Strike
 add 213.166.29.34:27015 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:

www.samsimillia.co.uk

Stormgoddess :: Power of positive, social and spiritual development

 

 
 
 

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