Places you can call in to get free and confidential advice on health, housing, benefits and family services for the Bristol Gypsy and Traveller community.

Roma support service

Tuesday from 1pm to 3pm

The Wellsprings Healthy Living Centre, Beam Street, BS5 9QY
Call: 07956 409982

This service is for Romanian-speaking Roma (Gypsies) and gives support for:

  • debts
  • welfare
  • wellbeing
  • mental health services
  • doctor (GP)
  • dentist
  • school registration
  • housing advice
  • ESOL classes
  • stop smoking support

You don't need to make an appointment.


Bristol Gypsy and Traveller drop-in centres

This drop-in service is free and confidential and can help with:

  • support and advice on where you live
  • applying for a school place and home education
  • family support and learning
  • benefits support
  • filling in forms
  • support for families who have a family member in prison
  • health and wellbeing support and advice
  • activities for children, young people and families
  • support for young people caring for family members
  • support for families facing discrimination or racial harassment
  • sign posting to other organisations that can give information and advice

South Bristol Gypsy and Traveller drop-in

Second Monday of every month from 12:30pm to 2:30pm

Compass Point Children's Centre Go to (opens new window)
South Street, Bedminster, Bristol, BS3 3AU
Call: 0117 377 2340

North Bristol transit traveller site drop-in

Every Wednesday from 11am to 1pm

St Anthony's Park
King Weston Lane, Lawrence Weston, Bristol BS11 8AZ
Call: 0117 922 4272