The most important and widest area of work that STSG covers, as Travellers generally suffer more health problems than the settled population.
Peace III Activities
The Peace III Programme has provided funding for many of the activities that have taken place at Sligo Traveller Support Group (STSG).
Sligo Traveller Support Group (STSG), led by Bernadette Maughan helps to get children into pre-school, early education and secondary school.
The Prison Link Art Programme was held in Loughan House Open Prison in County Cavan and allowed participants to express themselves through art.
Mediation is provided by both male and female qualified mediators.
STSG offer a counselling service by both male and female qualified counsellors.
The aim of the education programme is to promote, facilitate and support the education of Travellers from pre-school to 3rd level.