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Gypsies and Travellers
Gypsy and Traveller services
The Essex Countywide Traveller Unit (ECTU) is a partnership of Essex County Council, local councils, Essex Fire and Rescue Service and Essex Police. Together, we support Gypsies and Travellers to access services, including:
- supporting children into school and further education
- health services
- site and home fire safety visits
We manage unauthorised encampments on ECTU Partner land, and the 12 local authority sites for Gypsies and Travellers.
Tel: 0345 6037624 (and choose option 3, 'all other enquiries')