Roma Education Project (Roma Community Inclusion Programme)

FDYS, Island Road, Enniscorthy, Wexford, Co Wexford, Y21 X984

The Roma Education Project is funded by teh department of Justice and Equality and its focus is to help Roma young people to remain in education and to make the transition from primary to secondary education.  This is a pilot project and one of four national pilot sites.

The Roma Community Inclusion Project is delivering servics and activities based on community needs in line with national and european policies and strategies.  In particular teh work is informed by;

  • The Roma in Ireland National Needs Assessment (2018)
  • The National Traveller Roma Inclusion strategy (2017-2021)
  • The South East Regional Intercultural Health Strategy (2018-2023)

Consultation with Roma in Enniscorthy takes palce every quarter with approx 40-50 people attending community meetings during which community needs are discussed.

Contact : Emma at Tel. 086 785 3708.  Email emma.plesca@fdys.ie

Coverage Area: 
Wexford
Enniscorthy
Gorey
New Ross