Leeds GATE

Working to improve the quality of life for Gypsies and Travellers

0113 240 2444

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

Education

 

Leeds GATE education

Key Activities

  • Leeds GATE holds a contract  with Children's Services (Leeds City Council) in relation to young people Not in Employment, Education or Training (NEET)
  • Working with young people around issues of social exclusion and access to mainstream activities
  • Working with local partners (Eg Youth Service) to increase participation and improve service delivery to young Gypsy/ Irish Traveller people
  • We have a functioning youth committee and will continue to develop their capacity to apply for project funding
  • We offer weekly activities to young people Gypsy/ Irish Traveller people such as swimming, gardening and group work
  • We offer advocacy support to young people and provide a safe space for them to access the internet and other resources

Further Reading

'A Good Job for a Traveller?' Margaret Greenfields Early Years Outreach Practice Save the Children