We work with local dorset police in order to help them better understand certain minority members of society and provide expertise in dealing with these sensitive matters.
Once a month kushti bok members hold meetings at Kingston Maurward college in Dorchester.
Betty Smith Billington is in talks with Sam Johnson(equalities manager)of Bournemouth council, and Nathalie Sherring of Dorset Race Equality regarding an up and coming project "Gypsies and Travellers in Bournemouth". As such we will be looking for any information to do with Gypsies and Travellers in Bournemouth before and after it became a town, Please contact us via the contact info.
Kushti Bok Company registered number 06928675
Charity registration number 1136229
Chair: Betty Smith-Billington
Treasurer: Elizabeth Billington
Company Secretary: Elizabeth Billington
Secretary: Karen Packman
Directors/Trustees: Elizabeth Billington, Ruth McGill, Rev Roger Charles Redding MBE
November 15th 2017 next Kushti Bok meeting
November 24th 2017 Traveller Movement Conference
December 8th 2017 next DCC G&T Forum
Kushti Bok is partnered up with DEED, in order to providea positive story project voiced by Dorset's Gypsies and travellers. This project is funded by Comic Relief and aims to spread some awareness about Gypsy culture. For more information on the project visit the deed website by clicking the link.
For more information about kushti bok please contact Betty Smith Billington with the below details.
01202 474 174
Or do you have information relevant to us such as the Gypsies and Travellers in Bournemouth project? If so please contact the email below instead.