Calendar

June 2018

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  • curiosity club (peer support)
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  • seated yoga (north somerset peer support)
  • Social group & peer support - Yate
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  • tia chi taster session (peer support)
  • WECIL Citywide North (Southmead)
  • Action Speak
7
  • Accessible cycling with Peer Support
  • North Somerset Create Session - peer support
8
  • Independent Living skills for young people
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  • Nailsea Peer Support lunchtime meet up
  • curiosity club (peer support)
  • The Listening Partnership
  • WECIL Citywide Central
12
  • singing & music group - peer support
  • Pub social evening - Fishponds
13
  • tia chi taster session (peer support)
  • Peer support - indoor archery session
  • WECIL Citywide North (Southmead)
  • Action Speak
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15
  • MS Advice Clinic BrAMS
16
  • Out & About youth sessions - Hillfields
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18
  • curiosity club (peer support)
  • The Listening Partnership
19
  • seated yoga (north somerset peer support)
20
  • Access All Areas
  • WECIL Citywide North (Southmead)
  • Action Speak
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  • Peer Support lunch meet up - central Bristol
  • curiosity club (peer support)
  • The Listening Partnership
  • WECIL Citywide Central
26
  • singing & music group - peer support
27
  • Peer support - indoor archery session
  • WECIL Citywide North (Southmead)
  • Action Speak
28
  • Creative Challenge
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4th June 2018
  • curiosity club (peer support)

    4th June 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    We The Curious, Anchor Rd, Harbourside, Bristol BS1 5DB, UK

    We The Curious (formerly known as @Bristol) welcome us to an experimental six week club where we turn a question into a research project.

    Are you curious? How do we explore the things we are curious about and find new ideas and solutions to problems? Join us for this unique opportunity!

    Contact us for more information.

    See more details

5th June 2018
  • seated yoga (north somerset peer support)

    5th June 2018 @ 10:45 am - 12:30 pm
    Backwell Parish Hall, Station Rd, Backwell, Bristol BS48 3QW, UK

    Come and try this beginners level chair yoga class, open to all! Suitable for anyone, whether you use a wheelchair or not.

    Call peer support on 0117 9479942 or email peersupport@wecil.co.uk for more information about this and other groups in North Somerset.

    See more details

  • Social group & peer support - Yate

    5th June 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

    See more details

6th June 2018
  • tia chi taster session (peer support)

    6th June 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    The Vassall Centre, Gill Ave, Bristol BS16 2QQ, UK

    Tai chi is a gentle movement practice that supports health and relaxation. These are taster sessions for you to give it a go before we run a 6 week course later in the year – all abilities are welcome & please wear comfortable clothing. Can be done seated or standing.

    See more details

  • WECIL Citywide North (Southmead)

    6th June 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

    6th June 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

7th June 2018
  • North Somerset Create Session - peer support

    7th June 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

  • Accessible cycling with Peer Support

    7th June 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
    Family Cycling Centre, Bamfield, Whitchurch, Bristol BS14 0FE

    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

8th June 2018
  • Independent Living skills for young people

    8th June 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

11th June 2018
  • Nailsea Peer Support lunchtime meet up

    11th June 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    The Glassmaker Pub, 12 Crown Glass Place, Nailsea, Somerset, BS48 1RD

    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

  • curiosity club (peer support)

    11th June 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    We The Curious, Anchor Rd, Harbourside, Bristol BS1 5DB, UK

    We The Curious (formerly known as @Bristol) welcome us to an experimental six week club where we turn a question into a research project.

    Are you curious? How do we explore the things we are curious about and find new ideas and solutions to problems? Join us for this unique opportunity!

    Contact us for more information.

    See more details

  • The Listening Partnership

    11th June 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

    11th June 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

12th June 2018
  • singing & music group - peer support

    12th June 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Greenway Centre & Cafe, Doncaster Rd, Bristol BS10 5PY, UK

    Informal and fun group singalong session run by trained musician and singer Kate Staniforth. Make new friends and have some fun! Please contact the team on 0117 9479942 or emailing peersupport@wecil.co.uk if you want to find out more.

    See more details

  • Pub social evening - Fishponds

    12th June 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

13th June 2018
  • tia chi taster session (peer support)

    13th June 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    The Vassall Centre, Gill Ave, Bristol BS16 2QQ, UK

    Tai chi is a gentle movement practice that supports health and relaxation. These are taster sessions for you to give it a go before we run a 6 week course later in the year – all abilities are welcome & please wear comfortable clothing. Can be done seated or standing.

    See more details

  • Peer support - indoor archery session

    13th June 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
    The Park Local Opportunity Centre, 45 Daventry Rd, Bristol BS4 1DQ, UK.

    Archery sessions for all abilities led by experienced instructors. For more information call Peer Support on 0117 947 9942 or email peersupport@wecil.co.uk.

    See more details

  • WECIL Citywide North (Southmead)

    13th June 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

    13th June 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

15th June 2018
  • MS Advice Clinic BrAMS

    15th June 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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16th June 2018
  • Out & About youth sessions - Hillfields

    16th June 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

18th June 2018
  • curiosity club (peer support)

    18th June 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    We The Curious, Anchor Rd, Harbourside, Bristol BS1 5DB, UK

    We The Curious (formerly known as @Bristol) welcome us to an experimental six week club where we turn a question into a research project.

    Are you curious? How do we explore the things we are curious about and find new ideas and solutions to problems? Join us for this unique opportunity!

    Contact us for more information.

    See more details

  • The Listening Partnership

    18th June 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

19th June 2018
  • seated yoga (north somerset peer support)

    19th June 2018 @ 10:45 am - 12:30 pm
    Backwell Parish Hall, Station Rd, Backwell, Bristol BS48 3QW, UK

    Come and try this beginners level chair yoga class, open to all! Suitable for anyone, whether you use a wheelchair or not.

    Call peer support on 0117 9479942 or email peersupport@wecil.co.uk for more information about this and other groups in North Somerset.

    See more details

20th June 2018
  • Access All Areas

    20th June 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Watershed, 1 Canon's Rd, Bristol BS1 5TX, UK

    Access All Areas

    WECIL invites you to Access all Areas!

    Join us for our Summer Celebration on the 20th June at the Watershed, Bristol.

    Access All Areas will introduce you to accessible venues, services, events, exclusive discounts and much more…

    • Interactive workshops
    • Inspiring talks from organisations leading the way in accessibility
    • Network with Bristol companies, disability organisations and funders
    • Access to a FREE Disability Equality training workshop
    • Celebrate the disabled community in Bristol with music, food, drinks and a very special guest!

    If you or your organisation would like to be a contributor at this event, contact Lucie at lucie.martin-jones@wecil.co.uk

    Please note; This is a booking only event. Please let us know if you have any access requirements.

    Refreshments will be provided.

    In association with Watershed.

    See more details

  • WECIL Citywide North (Southmead)

    20th June 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

    20th June 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

25th June 2018
  • Peer Support lunch meet up - central Bristol

    25th June 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    Beefeater Bristol Fashion, The Haymarket, Bristol BS1 3LR, UK

    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 social events  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  

    See more details

  • curiosity club (peer support)

    25th June 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    We The Curious, Anchor Rd, Harbourside, Bristol BS1 5DB, UK

    We The Curious (formerly known as @Bristol) welcome us to an experimental six week club where we turn a question into a research project.

    Are you curious? How do we explore the things we are curious about and find new ideas and solutions to problems? Join us for this unique opportunity!

    Contact us for more information.

    See more details

  • The Listening Partnership

    25th June 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

    25th June 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

26th June 2018
  • singing & music group - peer support

    26th June 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Greenway Centre & Cafe, Doncaster Rd, Bristol BS10 5PY, UK

    Informal and fun group singalong session run by trained musician and singer Kate Staniforth. Make new friends and have some fun! Please contact the team on 0117 9479942 or emailing peersupport@wecil.co.uk if you want to find out more.

    See more details

27th June 2018
  • Peer support - indoor archery session

    27th June 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
    The Park Local Opportunity Centre, 45 Daventry Rd, Bristol BS4 1DQ, UK.

    Archery sessions for all abilities led by experienced instructors. For more information call Peer Support on 0117 947 9942 or email peersupport@wecil.co.uk.

    See more details

  • WECIL Citywide North (Southmead)

    27th June 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

    27th June 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

28th June 2018
  • Creative Challenge

    28th June 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

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    The Park Centre, Daventry Rd, Knowle, Bristol BS4 1DQ, 12:00 pm

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    Agroup of young disabled people…

    The Station, Silver St, Bristol BS1 2AG, UK, 7:00 pm

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    A youth group for young disabled people in…

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