Sligo Traveller Support Group


Sligo Traveller Support Group (STSG)

Sligo Traveller Support Group Ltd was first established in 2001 as a partnership between Traveller and Settled people in the Sligo area.

Our Aim

Our main aim is to establish a voice for the local Traveller community in Sligo – to address issues of importance such as accommodation, education and employment, Youth, Childcare for Travellers and to counteract the causes and effects of prejudice, discrimination and racism against Travellers.




Sligo Traveller Support Group provides a number of services to Sligo Travellers including a healthcare team, childcare, domestic violence advocacy service (DVAS) support, mediation, counselling and education support.


First Traveller Doctor Graduates

First Traveller Doctor Graduates

The Royal College of Surgeons has been running an initiative encouraging Travellers to study with them, and now the programme has seen it’s first Traveller doctor graduate.

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