SHEFFIELD ROMA NETWORK
Capacity building and instilling leadership for successful integration
AIMS & OBJECTIVES
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.
THE ROMA VOICE
Engagement with NHS
International Roma Day
Partnership with local organisations
Individual Advocacy and interpretation
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