Calendar

August 2018

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
1
  • WECIL Citywide North (Southmead)
  • Action Speak
2
  • North Somerset Create Session - peer support
3
4
5
6
  • peer support pub social - Bath
  • The Listening Partnership
  • WECIL Citywide Central
7
  • Social group & peer support - Yate
8
  • WECIL Citywide North (Southmead)
  • Action Speak
9
10
  • Independent Living skills for young people
11
12
13
  • The Listening Partnership
14
  • Music Jam @ Trinity (peer support)
  • Pub social evening - Fishponds
15
  • WECIL Citywide North (Southmead)
  • Action Speak
16
17
  • MS Advice Clinic BrAMS
18
  • Out & About youth sessions - Hillfields
19
20
  • peer support pub social - Bath
  • The Listening Partnership
  • WECIL Citywide Central
21
22
  • Accessible cycling with peer support
  • WECIL Citywide North (Southmead)
  • Action Speak
23
24
25
26
27
  • The Listening Partnership
28
  • Music Jam @ Trinity (peer support)
29
  • WECIL Citywide North (Southmead)
  • Action Speak
30
  • Creative Challenge
31
1st August 2018
  • WECIL Citywide North (Southmead)

    1st August 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Southmead Youth Centre, Greystoke Ave, Bristol BS10 6AS, UK

    Delivered in partnership with LPW. 

    A youth group for young disabled people aged 13 - 19 or 25 with learning difficulties.  

    See more details

  • Action Speak

    1st August 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    The Salvation Army, Hassell Dr, Bristol BS2 0AN, UK

    A free theatre group for young disabled people in Bristol. (16 - 25 year olds)

    See more details

2nd August 2018
  • North Somerset Create Session - peer support

    2nd August 2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
    65 High Street, Nailsea BS48 1AW, United Kingdom

    Pottery and craft session run by the peer support community. Open to anyone who identifies as a disabled person. Call peer support on 0117 9479942 or email peersupport@wecil.co.uk for more info.

    See more details

6th August 2018
  • peer support pub social - Bath

    6th August 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    The King of Wessex, 5-10 James St W, Bath BA1 2BX, UK

    A social meet-up as part of our Peer Support project. Come have a chat with other disabled people in a supportive and friendly atmosphere. A disability friendly group open to friends and carers too. Low cost as we're meeting in the Wetherspoons!

    For more information call Peer Support on 0117 947 9942 or email peersupport@wecil.co.uk

    See more details

  • The Listening Partnership

    6th August 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    The Station, Silver St, Bristol BS1 2AG, UK

    Agroup of young disabled people from Bristol that meet monthly at City Hall tocollect the voice of young disabled people from across the city and influencethe services that they receive. Open to young people with special educationalneeds or is disabled aged 12 to 25. 

    See more details

  • WECIL Citywide Central

    6th August 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    The Station, Silver St, Bristol BS1 2AG, UK

    A youth group for young disabled people in Bristol aged 13 - 19 years, or with learning difficulties up to 25.

    See more details

7th August 2018
  • Social group & peer support - Yate

    7th August 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    Farmhouse Pub, Wellington Road, Yate, Bristol, Gloucestershire, BS37 5UY

    Disabled people together to share experiences, support each other and try new things.

    • Do you live in Bristol or the surrounding area, identify as a disabled person and are over 18 years old?
    • Would you like to share your experiences with others and learn from theirs?
    • Would you like to learn new skills and try out activities that you and your peers have organised?

    WECIL runs monthly drop-in sessions in Bristol, South Glos and North Somerset organised by specially trained volunteers who are disabled people themselves. The group decides what they would like the session to include and then goes about making it happen! Previous activities have included: drumming workshops, 'researching your family tree', accessible sports and creative writing.

    All sessions are low cost to attend.  If you need help arranging community transport please let us know.  If you’d like to find out more, come along to one of the sessions, and/or train as a volunteer, please contact the team on 0117 947 9942 or emailing peersupport@wecil.co.uk

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8th August 2018
  • WECIL Citywide North (Southmead)

    8th August 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Southmead Youth Centre, Greystoke Ave, Bristol BS10 6AS, UK

    Delivered in partnership with LPW. 

    A youth group for young disabled people aged 13 - 19 or 25 with learning difficulties.  

    See more details

  • Action Speak

    8th August 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    The Salvation Army, Hassell Dr, Bristol BS2 0AN, UK

    A free theatre group for young disabled people in Bristol. (16 - 25 year olds)

    See more details

10th August 2018
  • Independent Living skills for young people

    10th August 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Sessions for young disabled people aged 15-18 years old in the Bristol area. Activities are based around developing skills that enable young disabled people to live more independently and make informed choices.

    We ask for subs of £2 per young person.

    For more information about this group contact:

    Youth Service Manager, Phil Cotgreave on phil.cotgreave@wecil.co.uk and 07973685979

    Inclusion Worker, Kate Young on kate.young@wecil.co.uk and 077795446317

    See more details

13th August 2018
  • The Listening Partnership

    13th August 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    The Station, Silver St, Bristol BS1 2AG, UK

    Agroup of young disabled people from Bristol that meet monthly at City Hall tocollect the voice of young disabled people from across the city and influencethe services that they receive. Open to young people with special educationalneeds or is disabled aged 12 to 25. 

    See more details

14th August 2018
  • Music Jam @ Trinity (peer support)

    14th August 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
    Trinity Community Arts, Trinity Centre, Trinity Rd, Bristol BS2 0NW, UK

    Come and have a jam in Trinity's band rehearsal room. They have drums, keyboards, guitars and more to try out and a facilitator so come and have some fun with other musicians and budding musicians! Free sessions fortnightly until the end of August.

    See more details

  • Pub social evening - Fishponds

    14th August 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
    The Old Post Office Pub Fishponds Road, Fishponds, BS16 3TT

    A social meet-up as part of our Peer Support project. Come have a chat with other disabled people in a supportive and friendly atmosphere. Any disabled adult over 18 years old living in Bristol and surrounding areas is welcome - a soft drink will be provided.

    For more information call Peer Support on 0117 947 9942 or email peersupport@wecil.co.uk

    See more details

15th August 2018
  • WECIL Citywide North (Southmead)

    15th August 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Southmead Youth Centre, Greystoke Ave, Bristol BS10 6AS, UK

    Delivered in partnership with LPW. 

    A youth group for young disabled people aged 13 - 19 or 25 with learning difficulties.  

    See more details

  • Action Speak

    15th August 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    The Salvation Army, Hassell Dr, Bristol BS2 0AN, UK

    A free theatre group for young disabled people in Bristol. (16 - 25 year olds)

    See more details

17th August 2018
  • MS Advice Clinic BrAMS

    17th August 2018 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
    Bristol and Avon Multiple Sclerosis Centre BrAMS Southmead Hospital Southmead Road Westbury-on-Trym BS10 5NB, Bristol

    The advice clinic runs every 2nd Tuesday and every 3rd Friday of the month. It is run in conjunction with the MS Society (Bristol and South Gloucestershire) and is for people suffering with MS.

    This means that you can meet with one of WECIL's advisers to see if you are receiving all the help you are entitled to in the form of benefits, allowances and grants.

    For more information or to book your place call Mike on 0117 947 9922 or email Mike.Harris@wecil.co.uk

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18th August 2018
  • Out & About youth sessions - Hillfields

    18th August 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
    Hillfields Youth Centre, Thicket Road, Bristol, United Kingdom BS16 4EH

    Regular Saturday club for disabled young people aged 13-18 living in the Bristol area, providing respite for parents and carers.

    These sessions are part of the ‘Out and About’ programme, which offers a range of services for young disabled people, children and their families to access short breaks. WECIL leads a consortium of organisations that together provide: residential trips, after school clubs, holiday activities, a befriender service and a targeted BME service.

    For more information about any of these groups, contact WECIL’s Youth Service Manager, Phil Cotgreave on Phil.Cotgreave@wecil.co.uk or call WECIL on 0117 947 9911

    See more details

20th August 2018
  • peer support pub social - Bath

    20th August 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    The King of Wessex, 5-10 James St W, Bath BA1 2BX, UK

    A social meet-up as part of our Peer Support project. Come have a chat with other disabled people in a supportive and friendly atmosphere. A disability friendly group open to friends and carers too. Low cost as we're meeting in the Wetherspoons!

    For more information call Peer Support on 0117 947 9942 or email peersupport@wecil.co.uk

    See more details

  • The Listening Partnership

    20th August 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    The Station, Silver St, Bristol BS1 2AG, UK

    Agroup of young disabled people from Bristol that meet monthly at City Hall tocollect the voice of young disabled people from across the city and influencethe services that they receive. Open to young people with special educationalneeds or is disabled aged 12 to 25. 

    See more details

  • WECIL Citywide Central

    20th August 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    The Station, Silver St, Bristol BS1 2AG, UK

    A youth group for young disabled people in Bristol aged 13 - 19 years, or with learning difficulties up to 25.

    See more details

22nd August 2018
  • Accessible cycling with peer support

    22nd August 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
    Bristol Family Cycling Centre, Bamfield, Bristol BS14 0FE, UK

    The cycling centre has a range of bikes suitable for most abilities, and Bikeability Instructors to help you get used to them. Suitable for everyone including wheelchair users, Come and try something new!

    See more details

  • WECIL Citywide North (Southmead)

    22nd August 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Southmead Youth Centre, Greystoke Ave, Bristol BS10 6AS, UK

    Delivered in partnership with LPW. 

    A youth group for young disabled people aged 13 - 19 or 25 with learning difficulties.  

    See more details

  • Action Speak

    22nd August 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    The Salvation Army, Hassell Dr, Bristol BS2 0AN, UK

    A free theatre group for young disabled people in Bristol. (16 - 25 year olds)

    See more details

27th August 2018
  • The Listening Partnership

    27th August 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    The Station, Silver St, Bristol BS1 2AG, UK

    Agroup of young disabled people from Bristol that meet monthly at City Hall tocollect the voice of young disabled people from across the city and influencethe services that they receive. Open to young people with special educationalneeds or is disabled aged 12 to 25. 

    See more details

28th August 2018
  • Music Jam @ Trinity (peer support)

    28th August 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
    Trinity Community Arts, Trinity Centre, Trinity Rd, Bristol BS2 0NW, UK

    Come and have a jam in Trinity's band rehearsal room. They have drums, keyboards, guitars and more to try out and a facilitator so come and have some fun with other musicians and budding musicians! Free sessions fortnightly until the end of August.

    See more details

29th August 2018
  • WECIL Citywide North (Southmead)

    29th August 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Southmead Youth Centre, Greystoke Ave, Bristol BS10 6AS, UK

    Delivered in partnership with LPW. 

    A youth group for young disabled people aged 13 - 19 or 25 with learning difficulties.  

    See more details

  • Action Speak

    29th August 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    The Salvation Army, Hassell Dr, Bristol BS2 0AN, UK

    A free theatre group for young disabled people in Bristol. (16 - 25 year olds)

    See more details

30th August 2018
  • Creative Challenge

    30th August 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
    Trinity Centre, Trinity Road, Bristol, BS2 0NE

    Come join us for some art, writing, discussing, making, tea drinking and creating!Creative Challenges are short creative tasks that help everyone become more creative.

    This is part of WECL's Peer Support Project and open to any disabled adult over 18 in Bristol and the surrounding areas. The activities are free and transport can be provided.

    For more information or to book your place please call Valentina on 0117 947 9942 or email valentina.cavallini@wecil.co.uk

    See more details

Calendar

Calendar

15 Aug
  • WECIL Citywide North (Southmead)

    Delivered in partnership with LPW. 

    Southmead Youth Centre, Greystoke Ave, Bristol BS10 6AS, UK, 6:00 pm

  • Action Speak

    A free theatre group for young disabled people…

    The Salvation Army, Hassell Dr, Bristol BS2 0AN, UK, 7:00 pm

17 Aug
  • MS Advice Clinic BrAMS

    The advice clinic runs every 2nd Tuesday and…

    Bristol and Avon Multiple Sclerosis Centre BrAMS Southmead Hospital Southmead Road Westbury-on-Trym BS10 5NB, Bristol, 11:00 am

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