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Review that summarises our work over a uniquely challenging period, and showcases the difference that we've made to social services in Scotland.
A celebration of Gypsy, Roma and Traveller culture and history.
Support service launched in Scotland as survey reveals pandemic has left social workers 'exhausted and seeking professional help'.

Gypsy, Traveller and Roma communities

A pictorial history that sets out to tell the story of Gypsy Travellers in Scotland.
Event exploring how co-production can equip social services with the cultural competency it needs.
Experiences and challenges of Scottish Gypsy Travellers and implications for social work practice.

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26 May 2021
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