Education and Early Years Provision

Early Years:

All Gypsy, Roma, Traveller children are entitled to early years provision (playground, children centres, nurseries). Please contact Traveller drop-in centres. Children’s Centres provide advice and information about other services available to your family. Find your nearest Children’s Centre by telephoning:

  • Family Information Service, (178E/Road)
    PO Box 57, FREEPOST, swb203,
    Bristol BS99 7BR

  • 0845 129 7217

School (Primary and Secondary Placements)

Your child should be enrolled in school from the September after their 4th birthday.
Even if you are only in the area for a short time or already have a school place in another area please see your nearest Traveller drop-in centre.

Further Education

If you are 16+ and want to do a college course please phone your nearest Traveller drop-in centre.  If you do not have qualifications already there are still lots of opportunities for you.

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