Consultancy services

London Gypsies and Travellers offers organisations tailor-made consultancy services – allowing them to tap into our experience and expertise in working with and for Gypsies and Traveller communities across London boroughs.

A history of expertise

Over 35 years, LGT has built organisational strength by working with the Gypsy and Traveller community on service provision, community development and policy. We have:

  • highly trained staff with understanding of Gypsies and Travellers and insight into the challenges they face
  • relationships of trust with Gypsy and Traveller community groups
  • active networks across London boroughs

Types of consultancy service

LGT can provide various types of consultancy, tailored to the needs of clients. For example:

  • staff awareness training
  • structured and case-specific advice and support
  • employment, IT and adult literacy training for Gypsies and Travellers
  • workshops and activities for younger people from the Gypsy and Traveller community
  • structuring activities which help Gypsies and Travellers identify areas of concern for the community
  • practical advice on how to engage members of the community and continue their involvement
  • advice on how to include Gypsies and Travellers in planning project activities
  • evaluating projects aimed at Gypsies and Travellers

Potential clients

LGT is happy to work with many organisations working with vulnerable and hard to reach groups. These might include:

  • employment centres and projects
  • schools and colleges
  • local authorities
  • housing associations
  • social services
  • recovery centres

 

Find out more about our service by contacting: partnerships@londongandt.org.uk or calling 020 8533 2002.