Friends, Families and Travellers: Working towards equality

We work on behalf of all Gypsies, Travellers and Roma regardless of ethnicity, culture or background. We seek to end racism and discrimination against Gypsies, Travellers and Roma and to protect the right to pursue a nomadic way of life. We provide advice and consultancy, promote health and wellbeing, contribute to research and policy making, deliver training and much more.

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FFT response to Pontins anti-Traveller blacklisting of Irish surnames

Today, an investigation by the Equality and Human Rights Commission found that Pontins holiday parks used a blacklist titled "Undesirable Guests" and made up of mostly Irish surnames, to refuse bookings by Gypsies and ...
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More Sites, Not Powers: FFT highlight potential impact of anti-Traveller police powers to Joint Committee on Human Rights

On 10 February 2021, Friends, Families and Travellers (FFT) made its submission to the Joint Committee on Human Rights’ call for evidence on the Police Powers and Protections Bill, which includes the criminalisation of trespass. ...
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New tool launched to support Primary Care Networks in tackling neighbourhood health inequalities

Today, a partnership of voluntary sector organisations launched a new tool to support Primary Care Networks to assess and improve their work with Inclusion Health groups. These are the groups identified as experiencing the ...
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