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Travellers’ Times  Coronavirus special edition

full of news & useful information about how to stay safe and well during this crisis is now available as a PDF to download from their website https://www.travellerstimes.org.uk/…/TT-Corona-final-final-…Printed copies are available free of charge and can be posted directly to home addresses please email travellerstimes@ruralmedia.co.uk 

National Autism Awareness Month podcast

Did you know April was National Autism Awareness Month? To mark the occasion Travellers’ Times wanted to share with you a TUMLUT podcast by producer  Regina Fisch in conversation with Romani activist, advocate and mother of three Nikki Hughes

This is a must-listen for anyone wanting to find out more about autism. In this podcast Nikki openly shares her experiences on the pathway to her adult diagnosis and discusses her day to day experiences as an autistic person and all the things she wishes people would know about autism – they cover everything from race, ethnicity, culture, ableism, and the importance of community. 
Depending on your personal preference you can listen to the podcast on any of these major podcast platforms,   Spotify Apple Podcasts Breaker Google Podcasts Overcast and Radio Public. 

You can also follow Nikki on Facebook and Instagram @autisticlifeinmotion.  

Tutors for Covid

Traveller Movement  RomBelong (Kings College London) ‘Tutors for GRT’ has set up an initiative that seeks to provide free tutors for families who might be struggling to home school their children during Covid-19 school closures. 
They have DBS checked tutors who have offered to provide free tutoring. They are currently open for referrals, so if you know any families who would benefit from this program you can simply ask them to either call/text this mobile number 07527486856 They can also be reached on The Traveller Movement’s Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.