"I feel better in myself
after talking to the counsellor"

National Conference, Oct 20th

Traveller Mental Health – Bridging the Gap through Partnership

This conference will explore some of the key issues that impact on mental health within the Traveller community and some of the considerations that need to be taken in order to effectively address the mental health needs of the Traveller community.

The organisers hope that this conference will create the opportunity  for advocates, the community, service providers and policy makers to come together to explore the key issues in relation to developing culturally inclusive mental health services that are accessible to the Traveller community in Ireland.

Conference details

  • Thursday, 20th October 2016, 10.00am – 3.30pm,
  • Conference Centre, Dublin Castle.
  • This conference is free of charge.


You can register by filling out the registration form and returning by post or email the registration form attached by 5pm, Friday 14th October 2016.  Places will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.

Postal Address: Traveller Counselling Service, 6 New Cabra Road, Phibsborough, Dublin 7

E-Mail Address: travcounselling@hotmail.com

If you have any questions please contact Beatrice at 01 868 5761 (Tue – Thurs 9.30 – 1.30)

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    “As manager of the organisation, I have seen the impact since the local counselling service was set up some years now. The taboo that Travellers always had in relation to counselling is no longer there.”

    “Our clients have said that they do feel the benefit of using the service for a number of reasons. Before they did not understand counselling or what it was for, and to be able to talk to someone about their problems and issues, whether it be drug related or not, in a "safe and confidential environment" is key.”

    (Jim O’Brien, Manager, Bray Traveller’s Community Development Group Ltd.)