BBC Children in Need fund 6 Gypsy and Traveller site projects in South Wales

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Isaac Blake Director for the Romani Cultural and Arts Company said: “This project is close to my heart knowing how artistically barren these sites can be. But using arts I found a way to engage with children and young people.” One of the most important aims of the Romani Cultural and Arts Company is to change the future through our …

‘Travelling Ahead’

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‘Travelling Ahead’ is a pioneering new website designed by Save the Children in Wales for young Gypsies and Travellers. The website – www.travellingahead.org.uk – is the first of its kind in the UK and is part of Save the Children’s Travelling Ahead project. The colourful eye-catching design, fun ways for Gypsies and Travellers to meet others around Wales, and helpful …

Why we believe the arts are so important

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At the Romani Cultural & Arts Company, we believe that participation in the arts can:   1. Increase people’s confidence and sense of self-worth 2. Extend involvement in social activity 3. Give people influence over how they are seen by others 4. Stimulate interest and confidence in the arts 5. Provide a forum to explore personal rights and responsibilities 6. …