We’re pleased to publish a report regarding recent engagement with gypsy and traveller communities in Gerrards Cross and Burnham, undertaken in partnership with seAp.

The good news is that overall GPs, community midwives and health visitors are reported as doing a good job for these communities. All 21 travellers from the sites in Bottom’s Walton and Wapsy’s Wood reported being signed up with GPs and many of them praised highly the support they had received. Feedback included the appreciation of a GP who provided support to resident’s family members visiting from Ireland; praise for health visitors and midwives; effective all-round health and social care support and signposting for young families; and travellers reporting their appreciation for health options and surgeries that they hadn’t expected to be given access to.

To view the report or to download an electronic copy, click the link below. If you would like a paper copy, or a copy in another format, please contact us.

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Gypsy and Traveller experiences of healthcare report

Published on 12 Nov, 2014 (updated 30 Mar, 2022)

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