The name Cena is the translation of the Cant term (Traveller Language) for home.
We are pleased to inform you that approved housing body status is granted to Cena- Culturally Appropriate Homes Limited under section 6 of the housing (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act, 1992. Cena was pioneered by the Irish Traveller Movement (ITM) as an innovative solution to the provision of Traveller appropriate housing.
Cena-Culturally Appropriate Homes Limited was established in 2011 and is a National Traveller led Voluntary Accommodation Association. Cena’s work is informed by a community development approach that facilitates the active participation and inclusion of Travellers. Cena’s work will be shaped and led by the Traveller community.
Cena’s Vision- An Ireland where all Travellers are accommodated in culturally appropriate accommodation within a sustainable community setting of their choice.
Cena’s Mission- To design and deliver with Travellers, a range of culturally appropriate accommodation that meets their needs and is innovative, child- centred energy efficient and sustainable
Accommodation will include:
- Halting Sites
- Group Housing
- Standard Housing
- Nomadic Provision
Cena will be launching their branding and website in the next two months. We will update you when we schedule a date. If you want to know more about Cena, you can contact Bridgie via Phone- 0876425756 or through e-mail- firstname.lastname@example.org.