Healthwatch Southwark spoke with Traveller women who reside in Traveller sites in Southwark, of which there are four: Springtide (Peckham), Brideale (Peckham), Ilderton (Bermondsey) and Burnhill (Peckham).
Aim of the focus group
Understand the experiences of the Traveller community in accessing health and social care services
- Identify needs specific to this community
- Understand the cultural context and how it impacts on using services
- Identify the best way of engaging with the community or getting information through to the community