Capacity building and instilling leadership for successful integration

  • To make heard ‘the voice’ of the Sheffield Roma Community by linking the Roma communities in their various places of residence across Sheffield and creating a conduit for the Roma community to engage in meaningful two way communication with the various city agencies and organisations.

  • To help equalise their life chances and opportunities and to support and assist the Roma community’s integration into the wider Sheffield community.

  • To help develop the knowledge and confidence of members of the Roma community to represent their community on relevant governing boards, consultative and representative groups.

  • To accelerate the process of bringing the Roma community to a level of maturity and engagement where they can stand equal with other communities in their participation, representation and responsibility in and to, the city of Sheffield.


Engagement with NHS


Mental Health


International Roma Day


Partnership with local organisations 


Individual Advocacy and interpretation


Individual representation


Community meetings

Capacity building for leadership in Sheffield’s Roma community

Sheffield Roma Network was developed in 2014 and established in 2015 to provide
an effective voice for the Roma community throughout the city, led by the Roma
community and for the Roma community, to provide an effective steer for projects
seeking to deliver services for this community, with a network of interlinked services
and people.