National Traveller MABS is a Leading Advocate for the Financial Inclusion of Travellers in Ireland.
As a Traveller dedicated organisation, National Traveller MABS has a unique role within MABS as it is not a MABS service and does not deal directly with clients.
The Role of NTMABS is to:
National Traveller MABS acts as a support to both MABS and the Traveller community to ensure ease of access for Travellers to the service.
Examines ways to empower Travellers to access legal and affordable savings and credit and builds capacity within the community through its community education work.
Highlights issues of over-indebtedness and exclusion from financial institutions, and makes appropriate responses though its research and policy work.
Promotes alternative methods of money management though its project work.