Leeds GATE

Working to improve the quality of life for Gypsies and Travellers

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Crown Point House,
167-169 Cross Green Lane,
Leeds LS9 0BD

Counting the Forgotten People of Leeds

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By Sharon Hague |  January 30, 2012 |

CoverLeeds Gypsy and Traveller Exchange recently featured in the publication 'Good engagement practice for the NHS'.

To read the case study and find out about how Leeds GATE encouraged its community members to conduct a local census then please click on the link above and go to page 64.

Community Health Educators Scheme 2011

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By Sharon Hague |  January 26, 2012 |

Every year Leeds GATE runs a Community Health Educators Scheme in partnership with the Healthy Living Network Leeds. Over 6 weeks Gypsy and Irish Traveller women meet every Friday and participate in cooking healthy recipes and take part in other health related activities such as martial arts and keep fit. Please take a look at our short video that was filmed at one of the sessions in 2011.

Kathleen Morrison talks about youth work at Leeds GATE

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By Sharon Hague |  January 11, 2012 |

Watch a video of Kathleen Morrison, GATE's Youth Inclusion Co-ordinator giving her views on how services can engage with young Gypsies and Travellers.

New pitches planned for Leeds

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By Sharon Hague |  January 10, 2012 |

New pitches planned for LeedsLeeds communities are delighted to start the new year with news that Yorkshire Housing are to build the first socially rented Gypsy and Traveller pitches to be built in Leeds for over 20 years.

Diary of a Service Delivery Manager

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By Sharon Hague |  November 30, 2011 |

Cathy Griffiths,  Service Delivery Manager, records her experiences of a typical working week at Leeds GATE. Keep an eye on the website for up to date diaries from other staff members.