Calendar

December 2018

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  • curiosity club (peer support)
  • Bath Peer Support social meet up @ The Bubble
  • The Listening Partnership
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  • Music jam @ Trinity
  • Social group & peer support - Yate
  • WECIL Inclusion Group - Hartcliffe
  • Independent Living Skills
  • WECIL Inclusion Group - Hillfields
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  • singing & music group, peer support
  • WECIL New Short Breaks North (Southmead)
  • Action Speak
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  • Out and About Youth Session - Hillfields
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  • The Listening Partnership
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  • Pub social evening - Fishponds
  • Short Breaks East
  • WECIL Inclusion Group - Hartcliffe
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  • WECIL New Short Breaks North (Southmead)
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  • WECIL Inclusion Group - Knowle
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  • Out & About youth session - Hillfields and Hartcliffe
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  • Bath Peer Support social meet up @ The Bubble
  • The Listening Partnership
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  • WECIL Inclusion Group - Hillfields
  • WECIL Inclusion Group - Hartcliffe
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  • singing & music group, peer support
  • WECIL New Short Breaks North (Southmead)
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  • MS Advice Clinic BrAMS
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3rd December 2018
  • curiosity club (peer support)

    3rd December 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    We The Curious, One Millennium Square, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5DB, UK

    We The Curious (formerly known as @Bristol) welcome us to an experimental club where we turn a question into a research project. Science-based but no need to be a scientist, just bring your curiosity!

    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, peersupport@wecil.co.uk or 0117 947 9942.

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  • Bath Peer Support social meet up @ The Bubble

    3rd December 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    the bubble, 4-5 chapel court, bath, ba1 1sq

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  • The Listening Partnership

    3rd December 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    The Station, Silver St, Bristol BS1 2AG, UK

    A group of young disabled people from Bristol that meet monthly at City Hall to collect the voice of young disabled people from across the city and influence the services that they receive. Open to young people with special educational needs or is disabled aged 12 to 25. 

    For more information about any of these groups, contact:

    Youth Service Manager, Matt Peall on:

    matt.peall@wecil.co.uk

    07795446317

    See more details

4th December 2018
  • Music jam @ Trinity

    4th December 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

    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 monthly sessions.

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  • Social group & peer support - Yate

    4th December 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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  • WECIL Inclusion Group - Hartcliffe

    4th December 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
    Hartcliffe Club For Young People, 136-184 Gatehouse Ave, Bristol BS13 9AQ, UK

    Regular group for disabled young people and non-disabled young people in Bristol aged 13-18 years. This group is funded by Children in Need:

    Young people are supported to develop skills to help them live more independently and make informed choices in a fun, safe and welcoming environment. Activities may include games, sports, arts & crafts, shopping, cooking, socialising with friends and day trips.

    For more information about any of these groups, contact:

    Youth Service Manager, Matt Peall on:
    matt.peall@wecil.co.uk
    07795446317

    See more details

  • Independent Living Skills

    4th December 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
    Hillfields Youth Centre, Thicket Rd, Bristol BS16 4EH, UK

    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.

    For more information about any of these groups, contact:

    Youth Service Manager, Matt Peall on:
    matt.peall@wecil.co.uk
    07795446317

    See more details

  • WECIL Inclusion Group - Hillfields

    4th December 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 5th December 2018 @ 6:30 am
    Hillfields Youth Centre, Thicket Rd, Bristol BS16 4EH, UK

    Regular group for disabled young people and non-disabled young people in Bristol aged 13-18 years. This group is funded by Children in Need:

    Young people are supported to develop skills to help them live more independently and make informed choices in a fun, safe and welcoming environment. Activities may include games, sports, arts & crafts, shopping, cooking, socialising with friends and day trips.

    For more information about any of these groups, contact:

    Youth Service Manager, Matt Peall on:
    matt.peall@wecil.co.uk
    07795446317

    See more details

5th December 2018
  • singing & music group, peer support

    5th December 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    SMALL HALL, Elmgrove Centre, Elmgrove Rd, Redland, Bristol, BS6 6AH.

    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

  • WECIL New Short Breaks North (Southmead)

    5th December 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

  • WECIL Inclusion Group - Hillfields

    4th December 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 5th December 2018 @ 6:30 am
    Hillfields Youth Centre, Thicket Rd, Bristol BS16 4EH, UK

    Regular group for disabled young people and non-disabled young people in Bristol aged 13-18 years. This group is funded by Children in Need:

    Young people are supported to develop skills to help them live more independently and make informed choices in a fun, safe and welcoming environment. Activities may include games, sports, arts & crafts, shopping, cooking, socialising with friends and day trips.

    For more information about any of these groups, contact:

    Youth Service Manager, Matt Peall on:
    matt.peall@wecil.co.uk
    07795446317

    See more details

  • Action Speak

    5th December 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 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

8th December 2018
  • Out and About Youth Session - Hillfields

    8th December 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
    Hillfields Youth Centre, Thicket Rd, Bristol BS16 4EH, UK

    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, Matt Peall on Matt.Peall@wecil.co.uk or call WECIL on 0117 947 9911

    See more details

10th December 2018
  • The Listening Partnership

    10th December 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    The Station, Silver St, Bristol BS1 2AG, UK

    A group of young disabled people from Bristol that meet monthly at City Hall to collect the voice of young disabled people from across the city and influence the services that they receive. Open to young people with special educational needs or is disabled aged 12 to 25. 

    For more information about any of these groups, contact:

    Youth Service Manager, Matt Peall on:

    matt.peall@wecil.co.uk

    07795446317

    See more details

11th December 2018
  • Pub social evening - Fishponds

    11th December 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

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  • Short Breaks East

    11th December 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
    Hillfields Youth Centre, Thicket Rd, Bristol BS16 4EH, UK

    WECIL Short Break groups are run across the city for young disabled people living in Bristol aged 13-19 years old, or with learning difficulties up to age 25. We always welcome new people and will ensure that any access needs are met.

    Young people are supported to develop skills to help them live more independently and make informed choices in a fun, safe and welcoming environment. Activities may include games, sports, arts & crafts, shopping, cooking, socialising with friends and day trips.

    For more information about any of these groups, contact:

    Youth Service Manager, Matt Peall on:
    matt.peall@wecil.co.uk
    07795446317

    See more details

  • WECIL Inclusion Group - Hartcliffe

    11th December 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
    Hartcliffe Club For Young People, 136-184 Gatehouse Ave, Bristol BS13 9AQ, UK

    Regular group for disabled young people and non-disabled young people in Bristol aged 13-18 years. This group is funded by Children in Need:

    Young people are supported to develop skills to help them live more independently and make informed choices in a fun, safe and welcoming environment. Activities may include games, sports, arts & crafts, shopping, cooking, socialising with friends and day trips.

    For more information about any of these groups, contact:

    Youth Service Manager, Matt Peall on:
    matt.peall@wecil.co.uk
    07795446317

    See more details

12th December 2018
  • WECIL New Short Breaks North (Southmead)

    12th December 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

13th December 2018
  • WECIL Inclusion Group - Knowle

    13th December 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
    Filwood Community Centre, Barnstaple Rd, Bristol BS4 1JP, UK

    Regular group for disabled young people and non-disabled young people in Bristol aged 13-18 years. This group is funded by Children in Need:

    Young people are supported to develop skills to help them live more independently and make informed choices in a fun, safe and welcoming environment. Activities may include games, sports, arts & crafts, shopping, cooking, socialising with friends and day trips.

    See more details

15th December 2018
  • Out & About youth session - Hillfields and Hartcliffe

    15th December 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, Matt Peall on Matt.Peall@wecil.co.uk or call WECIL on 0117 947 9911

    See more details

17th December 2018
  • Bath Peer Support social meet up @ The Bubble

    17th December 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    the bubble, 4-5 chapel court, bath, ba1 1sq

    See more details

  • The Listening Partnership

    17th December 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    The Station, Silver St, Bristol BS1 2AG, UK

    A group of young disabled people from Bristol that meet monthly at City Hall to collect the voice of young disabled people from across the city and influence the services that they receive. Open to young people with special educational needs or is disabled aged 12 to 25. 

    For more information about any of these groups, contact:

    Youth Service Manager, Matt Peall on:

    matt.peall@wecil.co.uk

    07795446317

    See more details

18th December 2018
  • WECIL Inclusion Group - Hillfields

    18th December 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 19th December 2018 @ 6:30 am
    Hillfields Youth Centre, Thicket Rd, Bristol BS16 4EH, UK

    Regular group for disabled young people and non-disabled young people in Bristol aged 13-18 years. This group is funded by Children in Need:

    Young people are supported to develop skills to help them live more independently and make informed choices in a fun, safe and welcoming environment. Activities may include games, sports, arts & crafts, shopping, cooking, socialising with friends and day trips.

    For more information about any of these groups, contact:

    Youth Service Manager, Matt Peall on:
    matt.peall@wecil.co.uk
    07795446317

    See more details

  • WECIL Inclusion Group - Hartcliffe

    18th December 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
    Hartcliffe Club For Young People, 136-184 Gatehouse Ave, Bristol BS13 9AQ, UK

    Regular group for disabled young people and non-disabled young people in Bristol aged 13-18 years. This group is funded by Children in Need:

    Young people are supported to develop skills to help them live more independently and make informed choices in a fun, safe and welcoming environment. Activities may include games, sports, arts & crafts, shopping, cooking, socialising with friends and day trips.

    For more information about any of these groups, contact:

    Youth Service Manager, Matt Peall on:
    matt.peall@wecil.co.uk
    07795446317

    See more details

19th December 2018
  • singing & music group, peer support

    19th December 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    SMALL HALL, Elmgrove Centre, Elmgrove Rd, Redland, Bristol, BS6 6AH.

    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

  • WECIL New Short Breaks North (Southmead)

    19th December 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

  • WECIL Inclusion Group - Hillfields

    18th December 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 19th December 2018 @ 6:30 am
    Hillfields Youth Centre, Thicket Rd, Bristol BS16 4EH, UK

    Regular group for disabled young people and non-disabled young people in Bristol aged 13-18 years. This group is funded by Children in Need:

    Young people are supported to develop skills to help them live more independently and make informed choices in a fun, safe and welcoming environment. Activities may include games, sports, arts & crafts, shopping, cooking, socialising with friends and day trips.

    For more information about any of these groups, contact:

    Youth Service Manager, Matt Peall on:
    matt.peall@wecil.co.uk
    07795446317

    See more details

21st December 2018
  • MS Advice Clinic BrAMS

    21st December 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

    See more details

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