National Traveller MABS develops social policy recomendations and conducts the relevant research in order to do this. Please find below a list of publications and resources.

# Publication Description Published
1 Managing Your Money During COVID-19

Due to COVID-19 (coronavirus), Social Welfare Payments have been changed to a single payment every two weeks. It can be diffi cult to manage the single payment. Making a spending plan can help you feel more in control. [PDF 878KB]

 

08-05-2020
2 Coronavirus (Covid 19) notice about: Gambling

Are you worried about your gambling, or the gambling of a loved one? See below for some support services that are available. [PDF 242KB]

07-05-2020
3 COVID- 19 Information for Energy Customers

OperatorsDue to the COVID-19 pandemic, the CRU has already taken a number of measures to protect domestic customers. [PDF 110KB]

08-04-2020
4 Do you Have Family Member in Prison

National Traveller MABS  have produced a guide for families whose relative is in prison and for support organisations.This leaflet tells you what you need to do when a loved one is in prison. [PDF 1316KB]

18-03-2020
5 Financial Advice For Travellers With A Family Member in Prison

It is recognised that Travellers are significantly over-represented within the prison system.Although only accounting for 0.7% of population in the Republic of Ireland, Travellers account for an estimated 10% of the entire prison population and 15% of the female prison population.  [PDF 1962KB]

18-03-2020
6 Annual Report 2016

National Traveller MABS Annual Report 2016 [PDF 1970KB]

20-11-2019
7 Factsheet - Energy Poverty

Key Facts on Energy Poverty Amongst Travellers Living in Mobile Homes/Trailers Findings and recommendations from our report ‘Accommodating Ethnicity, an Exploration of Energy Poverty Amongst Travellers Living in Mobile Homes and Trailers’ [PDF 3354KB]

04-07-2019
8 Accommodating Ethnicity Addressing Energy Poverty Among Travellers Living in Mobile Homes and Trailers

This report was launched, on June 19th 2019 by Angela Black, Chief Executive, Citizens Information Board. The report, written by Stuart Stamp and supported by staff of National Traveller MABS and Traveller primary health care groups, highlights the high levels of energy poverty among Travellers living in mobile homes and trailers. [PDF 4292KB]

04-07-2019
9 Developing Trust Seminar Report

In 2016 National Traveller MABS undertook a survey to access the status of community education across MABS. We later compiled and published a report outlining the findings of the survey. This seminar was hosted on the 15th of October 2018. [PDF 1052KB]

15-11-2018
10 Developing Trust - Community Education and MABS

National Traveller MABS undertook a survey of community education in MABS. This report gives an overview of the status of community education in MABS at that time, gives a description of good practice in community education, and makes recommendations for moving forward. [PDF 1414KB]

06-11-2018