Calendar

November 2017

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
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  • Online Learning Centre and Work Club
  • North Somerset Craft Session - peer support
  • Online Learning Centre and Work Club
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6
  • Online Learning Centre and Work Club
  • Peer Support Creative Writing Course - limited spaces - must book!
  • Drop in Online Learning Centre and Work Club
7
  • Peer support - Chair yoga in Backwell
  • Social group & peer support - Yate
  • Benefits Advice appointments
8
  • Singing & music social group, peer support.
  • Peer support - indoor archery session
9
  • Online Learning Centre and Work Club
  • Online Learning Centre and Work Club
10
  • Independent Living skills for young people
11
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13
  • Online Learning Centre and Work Club
  • Drop in Online Learning Centre and Work Club
14
  • Peer support lunchtime meet up, The Glassmaker, Nailsea.
  • Benefits Advice appointments
  • Pub social evening - Fishponds
15
  • 'Banking Online' Workshop
16
  • Online Learning Centre and Work Club
  • Online Learning Centre and Work Club
17
  • MS Advice Clinic BrAMS
18
  • Out & About youth sessions - Hillfields
19
20
  • Online Learning Centre and Work Club
  • Drop in Online Learning Centre and Work Club
  • North Somerset Peer Support Photomontage Craft Session.
21
  • Peer support - Chair yoga in Backwell
  • Benefits Advice appointments
  • Creative Youth Network
22
  • Technology Workshop
  • Singing & music social group, peer support.
  • Peer support - indoor archery session
  • Creative Youth Network
23
  • Online Learning Centre and Work Club
  • Online Learning Centre and Work Club
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  • Online Learning Centre and Work Club
  • Drop in Online Learning Centre and Work Club
  • Social group & peer support – South Bristol
28
  • Peer support social meet up, North Bristol
  • Benefits Advice appointments
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  • Online Learning Centre and Work Club
  • Online Learning Centre and Work Club
  • Creative Challenge
2nd November 2017
  • Online Learning Centre and Work Club

    2nd November 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    The Vassall Centre, Gill Avenue, Bristol, BS16 2QQ United Kingdom

    We run a Learning Centre and Work Club in Bristol, for local people looking to find work and / or improve their digital and online skills. This is open to disabled people or anyone with a long term health condition.

    Our friendly team of staff and volunteers will help you to improve your basic computer skills, look for jobs online, update your CV and much more. The centre is fully accessible and has specialist equipment such as large key keyboards, screen magnifiers and height adjustable desks.

    Online Learning Centre and Work Club opening times

    MONDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm drop in internet access for job searching and online learning

    TUESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    WEDNESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    THURSDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm booked appointments with staff and volunteers only

    FRIDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    For more information about the Online Learning Centre and Work Club or to book an appointment please contact Alison Browning either by email at employability@wecil.co.uk or phone 0117 947 9911.

    See more details

  • North Somerset Craft Session - peer support

    2nd November 2017 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
    BS48 1AW, High St, Nailsea, Bristol BS48 1AW, UK

    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.

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  • Online Learning Centre and Work Club

    2nd November 2017 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
    WECIL's Online Learning Centre and Work Club, The Vassall Centre, Fishponds, Bristol, BS16 2QQ

    We run a Learning Centre and Work Club in Bristol, for local people looking to find work and / or improve their digital and online skills. This is open to disabled people or anyone with a long term health condition.

    Our friendly team of staff and volunteers will help you to improve your basic computer skills, look for jobs online, update your CV and much more. The centre is fully accessible and has specialist equipment such as large key keyboards, screen magnifiers and height adjustable desks.

    Online Learning Centre and Work Club opening times

    MONDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm drop in internet access for job searching and online learning

    TUESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    WEDNESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    THURSDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm booked appointments with staff and volunteers only

    FRIDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    For more information about the Online Learning Centre and Work Club or to book an appointment please contact Alison Browning either by email at employability@wecil.co.uk or phone 0117 947 9911.

    See more details

6th November 2017
  • Online Learning Centre and Work Club

    6th November 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    The Vassall Centre, Gill Ave, Bristol BS16 2QQ, UK

    We run a Learning Centre and Work Club in Bristol, for local people looking to find work and / or improve their digital and online skills. This is open to disabled people or anyone with a long term health condition.

    Our friendly team of staff and volunteers will help you to improve your basic computer skills, look for jobs online, update your CV and much more. The centre is fully accessible and has specialist equipment such as large key keyboards, screen magnifiers and height adjustable desks.

    Online Learning Centre and Work Club opening times

    MONDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm drop in internet access for job searching and online learning

    TUESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    WEDNESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    THURSDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm booked appointments with staff and volunteers only

    FRIDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    For more information about the Online Learning Centre and Work Club or to book an appointment please contact Alison Browning either by email at employability@wecil.co.uk or phone 0117 947 9911.

    See more details

  • Peer Support Creative Writing Course - limited spaces - must book!

    6th November 2017 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Arnolfini, 16 Narrow Quay, Bristol BS1 4QA, UK

    *** PLEASE NOTE - MUST BOOK FOR THIS COURSE! Creative writing course led by Elspeth Penny. Please contact the team on 0117 947 9942 or emailing peersupport@wecil.co.uk if you are interested in creative writing!

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  • Drop in Online Learning Centre and Work Club

    6th November 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    WECILs Online Learning Centre and Work Club, The Vassall Centre, Fishponds, Bristol, BS16 2QQ

    We run a Learning Centre and Work Club in Bristol, for local people looking to find work and / or improve their digital and online skills. This is open to disabled people or anyone with a long term health condition.

    Our friendly team of staff and volunteers will help you to improve your basic computer skills, look for jobs online, update your CV and much more. The centre is fully accessible and has specialist equipment such as large key keyboards, screen magnifiers and height adjustable desks.

    Online Learning Centre and Work Club opening times

    MONDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm drop in internet access for job searching and online learning

    TUESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    WEDNESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    THURSDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm booked appointments with staff and volunteers only

    FRIDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    For more information about the Online Learning Centre and Work Club or to book an appointment please contact Alison Browning either by email at employability@wecil.co.uk or phone 0117 947 9911.

    See more details

7th November 2017
  • Peer support - Chair yoga in Backwell

    7th November 2017 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 am
    Backwell Parish Hall, Backwell Crossroads/Station Rd, BS48 3QW.

    Come and try this beginners level chair yoga class, open to all! Call peer support on 0117 9479942 or email peersupport@wecil.co.uk for more information abou this and other groups in North Somerset.

    See more details

  • Social group & peer support - Yate

    7th November 2017 @ 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 free to attend and transport is usually covered also. 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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  • Benefits Advice appointments

    7th November 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    WECIL, Link House, Unit E, Britton Gardens BS15 1TF

    Free, independent and confidential advice for disabled people looking to apply for a welfare benefit.

    To make an appointment, call the Disabled People's Helpline on 0117 947 9922 or email disabledpeopleshelpline@wecil.co.uk

    (These services are for residents of Bristol only)

    See more details

8th November 2017
  • Singing & music social group, peer support.

    8th November 2017 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
    The Greenway Centre, Doncaster Road, Bristol, BS10 5PY.

    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

  • Peer support - indoor archery session

    8th November 2017 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 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

9th November 2017
  • Online Learning Centre and Work Club

    9th November 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    The Vassall Centre, Gill Avenue, Bristol, BS16 2QQ United Kingdom

    We run a Learning Centre and Work Club in Bristol, for local people looking to find work and / or improve their digital and online skills. This is open to disabled people or anyone with a long term health condition.

    Our friendly team of staff and volunteers will help you to improve your basic computer skills, look for jobs online, update your CV and much more. The centre is fully accessible and has specialist equipment such as large key keyboards, screen magnifiers and height adjustable desks.

    Online Learning Centre and Work Club opening times

    MONDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm drop in internet access for job searching and online learning

    TUESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    WEDNESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    THURSDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm booked appointments with staff and volunteers only

    FRIDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    For more information about the Online Learning Centre and Work Club or to book an appointment please contact Alison Browning either by email at employability@wecil.co.uk or phone 0117 947 9911.

    See more details

  • Online Learning Centre and Work Club

    9th November 2017 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
    WECIL's Online Learning Centre and Work Club, The Vassall Centre, Fishponds, Bristol, BS16 2QQ

    We run a Learning Centre and Work Club in Bristol, for local people looking to find work and / or improve their digital and online skills. This is open to disabled people or anyone with a long term health condition.

    Our friendly team of staff and volunteers will help you to improve your basic computer skills, look for jobs online, update your CV and much more. The centre is fully accessible and has specialist equipment such as large key keyboards, screen magnifiers and height adjustable desks.

    Online Learning Centre and Work Club opening times

    MONDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm drop in internet access for job searching and online learning

    TUESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    WEDNESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    THURSDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm booked appointments with staff and volunteers only

    FRIDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    For more information about the Online Learning Centre and Work Club or to book an appointment please contact Alison Browning either by email at employability@wecil.co.uk or phone 0117 947 9911.

    See more details

10th November 2017
  • Independent Living skills for young people

    10th November 2017 @ 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 November 2017
  • Online Learning Centre and Work Club

    13th November 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    The Vassall Centre, Gill Ave, Bristol BS16 2QQ, UK

    We run a Learning Centre and Work Club in Bristol, for local people looking to find work and / or improve their digital and online skills. This is open to disabled people or anyone with a long term health condition.

    Our friendly team of staff and volunteers will help you to improve your basic computer skills, look for jobs online, update your CV and much more. The centre is fully accessible and has specialist equipment such as large key keyboards, screen magnifiers and height adjustable desks.

    Online Learning Centre and Work Club opening times

    MONDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm drop in internet access for job searching and online learning

    TUESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    WEDNESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    THURSDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm booked appointments with staff and volunteers only

    FRIDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    For more information about the Online Learning Centre and Work Club or to book an appointment please contact Alison Browning either by email at employability@wecil.co.uk or phone 0117 947 9911.

    See more details

  • Drop in Online Learning Centre and Work Club

    13th November 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    WECILs Online Learning Centre and Work Club, The Vassall Centre, Fishponds, Bristol, BS16 2QQ

    We run a Learning Centre and Work Club in Bristol, for local people looking to find work and / or improve their digital and online skills. This is open to disabled people or anyone with a long term health condition.

    Our friendly team of staff and volunteers will help you to improve your basic computer skills, look for jobs online, update your CV and much more. The centre is fully accessible and has specialist equipment such as large key keyboards, screen magnifiers and height adjustable desks.

    Online Learning Centre and Work Club opening times

    MONDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm drop in internet access for job searching and online learning

    TUESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    WEDNESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    THURSDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm booked appointments with staff and volunteers only

    FRIDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    For more information about the Online Learning Centre and Work Club or to book an appointment please contact Alison Browning either by email at employability@wecil.co.uk or phone 0117 947 9911.

    See more details

14th November 2017
  • Peer support lunchtime meet up, The Glassmaker, Nailsea.

    14th November 2017 @ 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

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  • Benefits Advice appointments

    14th November 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    WECIL, Link House, Unit E, Britton Gardens BS15 1TF

    Free, independent and confidential advice for disabled people looking to apply for a welfare benefit.

    To make an appointment, call the Disabled People's Helpline on 0117 947 9922 or email disabledpeopleshelpline@wecil.co.uk

    (These services are for residents of Bristol only)

    See more details

  • Pub social evening - Fishponds

    14th November 2017 @ 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 November 2017
  • 'Banking Online' Workshop

    15th November 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
    The Vassall Centre, Gill Ave, Bristol BS16 2QQ, UK

    WECIL are running 'Banking Online' Workshops in our Online Learning Centre and Work Club at The Vassall Centre.

    The workshops are designed to help improve confidence around using the internet for banking and bill paying.

    See more details

16th November 2017
  • Online Learning Centre and Work Club

    16th November 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    The Vassall Centre, Gill Avenue, Bristol, BS16 2QQ United Kingdom

    We run a Learning Centre and Work Club in Bristol, for local people looking to find work and / or improve their digital and online skills. This is open to disabled people or anyone with a long term health condition.

    Our friendly team of staff and volunteers will help you to improve your basic computer skills, look for jobs online, update your CV and much more. The centre is fully accessible and has specialist equipment such as large key keyboards, screen magnifiers and height adjustable desks.

    Online Learning Centre and Work Club opening times

    MONDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm drop in internet access for job searching and online learning

    TUESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    WEDNESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    THURSDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm booked appointments with staff and volunteers only

    FRIDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    For more information about the Online Learning Centre and Work Club or to book an appointment please contact Alison Browning either by email at employability@wecil.co.uk or phone 0117 947 9911.

    See more details

  • Online Learning Centre and Work Club

    16th November 2017 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
    WECIL's Online Learning Centre and Work Club, The Vassall Centre, Fishponds, Bristol, BS16 2QQ

    We run a Learning Centre and Work Club in Bristol, for local people looking to find work and / or improve their digital and online skills. This is open to disabled people or anyone with a long term health condition.

    Our friendly team of staff and volunteers will help you to improve your basic computer skills, look for jobs online, update your CV and much more. The centre is fully accessible and has specialist equipment such as large key keyboards, screen magnifiers and height adjustable desks.

    Online Learning Centre and Work Club opening times

    MONDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm drop in internet access for job searching and online learning

    TUESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    WEDNESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    THURSDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm booked appointments with staff and volunteers only

    FRIDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    For more information about the Online Learning Centre and Work Club or to book an appointment please contact Alison Browning either by email at employability@wecil.co.uk or phone 0117 947 9911.

    See more details

17th November 2017
  • MS Advice Clinic BrAMS

    17th November 2017 @ 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 November 2017
  • Out & About youth sessions - Hillfields

    18th November 2017 @ 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

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20th November 2017
  • Online Learning Centre and Work Club

    20th November 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    The Vassall Centre, Gill Ave, Bristol BS16 2QQ, UK

    We run a Learning Centre and Work Club in Bristol, for local people looking to find work and / or improve their digital and online skills. This is open to disabled people or anyone with a long term health condition.

    Our friendly team of staff and volunteers will help you to improve your basic computer skills, look for jobs online, update your CV and much more. The centre is fully accessible and has specialist equipment such as large key keyboards, screen magnifiers and height adjustable desks.

    Online Learning Centre and Work Club opening times

    MONDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm drop in internet access for job searching and online learning

    TUESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    WEDNESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    THURSDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm booked appointments with staff and volunteers only

    FRIDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    For more information about the Online Learning Centre and Work Club or to book an appointment please contact Alison Browning either by email at employability@wecil.co.uk or phone 0117 947 9911.

    See more details

  • Drop in Online Learning Centre and Work Club

    20th November 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    WECILs Online Learning Centre and Work Club, The Vassall Centre, Fishponds, Bristol, BS16 2QQ

    We run a Learning Centre and Work Club in Bristol, for local people looking to find work and / or improve their digital and online skills. This is open to disabled people or anyone with a long term health condition.

    Our friendly team of staff and volunteers will help you to improve your basic computer skills, look for jobs online, update your CV and much more. The centre is fully accessible and has specialist equipment such as large key keyboards, screen magnifiers and height adjustable desks.

    Online Learning Centre and Work Club opening times

    MONDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm drop in internet access for job searching and online learning

    TUESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    WEDNESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    THURSDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm booked appointments with staff and volunteers only

    FRIDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    For more information about the Online Learning Centre and Work Club or to book an appointment please contact Alison Browning either by email at employability@wecil.co.uk or phone 0117 947 9911.

    See more details

  • North Somerset Peer Support Photomontage Craft Session.

    20th November 2017 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
    For All Healthy Living Centre, 68 Lonsdale Avenue, Weston-super-Mare, BS23 3SJ.

    Meet new people, get creative and have fun at our photomontage craft session. No experience necessary! For more information call 0117 947 9942 or email peersupport@wecil.co.uk.

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21st November 2017
  • Peer support - Chair yoga in Backwell

    21st November 2017 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 am
    Backwell Parish Hall, Backwell Crossroads/Station Rd, BS48 3QW.

    Come and try this beginners level chair yoga class, open to all! Call peer support on 0117 9479942 or email peersupport@wecil.co.uk for more information abou this and other groups in North Somerset.

    See more details

  • Benefits Advice appointments

    21st November 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    WECIL, Link House, Unit E, Britton Gardens BS15 1TF

    Free, independent and confidential advice for disabled people looking to apply for a welfare benefit.

    To make an appointment, call the Disabled People's Helpline on 0117 947 9922 or email disabledpeopleshelpline@wecil.co.uk

    (These services are for residents of Bristol only)

    See more details

  • Creative Youth Network

    21st November 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
    Hillfields Youth Centre, Thicket Rd, Bristol BS16 4EH, UK

    A regular group for disabled young people aged 13-19 years old, or with learning difficulties up to age 25.

    See more details

22nd November 2017
  • Technology Workshop

    22nd November 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    The Vassall Centre, Gill Ave, Bristol BS16 2QQ, UK

    WECIL are hosting a technology day in the Work Club with Deaf Blind, the aim of the day is to teach people about accessible software and apps using an iPad. Please see attached poster for further information.

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  • Singing & music social group, peer support.

    22nd November 2017 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
    The Greenway Centre, Doncaster Road, Bristol, BS10 5PY.

    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

  • Peer support - indoor archery session

    22nd November 2017 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 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

  • Creative Youth Network

    22nd November 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Salvation Army, St Philips

    A regular group for disabled young people aged 13-19 years old, or with learning difficulties up to age 25.

    See more details

23rd November 2017
  • Online Learning Centre and Work Club

    23rd November 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    The Vassall Centre, Gill Avenue, Bristol, BS16 2QQ United Kingdom

    We run a Learning Centre and Work Club in Bristol, for local people looking to find work and / or improve their digital and online skills. This is open to disabled people or anyone with a long term health condition.

    Our friendly team of staff and volunteers will help you to improve your basic computer skills, look for jobs online, update your CV and much more. The centre is fully accessible and has specialist equipment such as large key keyboards, screen magnifiers and height adjustable desks.

    Online Learning Centre and Work Club opening times

    MONDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm drop in internet access for job searching and online learning

    TUESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    WEDNESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    THURSDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm booked appointments with staff and volunteers only

    FRIDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    For more information about the Online Learning Centre and Work Club or to book an appointment please contact Alison Browning either by email at employability@wecil.co.uk or phone 0117 947 9911.

    See more details

  • Online Learning Centre and Work Club

    23rd November 2017 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
    WECIL's Online Learning Centre and Work Club, The Vassall Centre, Fishponds, Bristol, BS16 2QQ

    We run a Learning Centre and Work Club in Bristol, for local people looking to find work and / or improve their digital and online skills. This is open to disabled people or anyone with a long term health condition.

    Our friendly team of staff and volunteers will help you to improve your basic computer skills, look for jobs online, update your CV and much more. The centre is fully accessible and has specialist equipment such as large key keyboards, screen magnifiers and height adjustable desks.

    Online Learning Centre and Work Club opening times

    MONDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm drop in internet access for job searching and online learning

    TUESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    WEDNESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    THURSDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm booked appointments with staff and volunteers only

    FRIDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    For more information about the Online Learning Centre and Work Club or to book an appointment please contact Alison Browning either by email at employability@wecil.co.uk or phone 0117 947 9911.

    See more details

27th November 2017
  • Online Learning Centre and Work Club

    27th November 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    The Vassall Centre, Gill Ave, Bristol BS16 2QQ, UK

    We run a Learning Centre and Work Club in Bristol, for local people looking to find work and / or improve their digital and online skills. This is open to disabled people or anyone with a long term health condition.

    Our friendly team of staff and volunteers will help you to improve your basic computer skills, look for jobs online, update your CV and much more. The centre is fully accessible and has specialist equipment such as large key keyboards, screen magnifiers and height adjustable desks.

    Online Learning Centre and Work Club opening times

    MONDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm drop in internet access for job searching and online learning

    TUESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    WEDNESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    THURSDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm booked appointments with staff and volunteers only

    FRIDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    For more information about the Online Learning Centre and Work Club or to book an appointment please contact Alison Browning either by email at employability@wecil.co.uk or phone 0117 947 9911.

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  • Drop in Online Learning Centre and Work Club

    27th November 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    WECILs Online Learning Centre and Work Club, The Vassall Centre, Fishponds, Bristol, BS16 2QQ

    We run a Learning Centre and Work Club in Bristol, for local people looking to find work and / or improve their digital and online skills. This is open to disabled people or anyone with a long term health condition.

    Our friendly team of staff and volunteers will help you to improve your basic computer skills, look for jobs online, update your CV and much more. The centre is fully accessible and has specialist equipment such as large key keyboards, screen magnifiers and height adjustable desks.

    Online Learning Centre and Work Club opening times

    MONDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm drop in internet access for job searching and online learning

    TUESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    WEDNESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    THURSDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm booked appointments with staff and volunteers only

    FRIDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    For more information about the Online Learning Centre and Work Club or to book an appointment please contact Alison Browning either by email at employability@wecil.co.uk or phone 0117 947 9911.

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  • Social group & peer support – South Bristol

    27th November 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    The Park Centre, Daventry Rd, Knowle, Bristol BS4 1DQ

    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 North, East and South Bristol, 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 free to attend and transport is usually covered also. 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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28th November 2017
  • Peer support social meet up, North Bristol

    28th November 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    Greenway Centre & Cafe, Doncaster Rd, Bristol BS10 5PY, UK

    Disabled come 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 North, East and South Bristol, 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.

    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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  • Benefits Advice appointments

    28th November 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    WECIL, Link House, Unit E, Britton Gardens BS15 1TF

    Free, independent and confidential advice for disabled people looking to apply for a welfare benefit.

    To make an appointment, call the Disabled People's Helpline on 0117 947 9922 or email disabledpeopleshelpline@wecil.co.uk

    (These services are for residents of Bristol only)

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30th November 2017
  • Online Learning Centre and Work Club

    30th November 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    The Vassall Centre, Gill Avenue, Bristol, BS16 2QQ United Kingdom

    We run a Learning Centre and Work Club in Bristol, for local people looking to find work and / or improve their digital and online skills. This is open to disabled people or anyone with a long term health condition.

    Our friendly team of staff and volunteers will help you to improve your basic computer skills, look for jobs online, update your CV and much more. The centre is fully accessible and has specialist equipment such as large key keyboards, screen magnifiers and height adjustable desks.

    Online Learning Centre and Work Club opening times

    MONDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm drop in internet access for job searching and online learning

    TUESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    WEDNESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    THURSDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm booked appointments with staff and volunteers only

    FRIDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    For more information about the Online Learning Centre and Work Club or to book an appointment please contact Alison Browning either by email at employability@wecil.co.uk or phone 0117 947 9911.

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  • Online Learning Centre and Work Club

    30th November 2017 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
    WECIL's Online Learning Centre and Work Club, The Vassall Centre, Fishponds, Bristol, BS16 2QQ

    We run a Learning Centre and Work Club in Bristol, for local people looking to find work and / or improve their digital and online skills. This is open to disabled people or anyone with a long term health condition.

    Our friendly team of staff and volunteers will help you to improve your basic computer skills, look for jobs online, update your CV and much more. The centre is fully accessible and has specialist equipment such as large key keyboards, screen magnifiers and height adjustable desks.

    Online Learning Centre and Work Club opening times

    MONDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm drop in internet access for job searching and online learning

    TUESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    WEDNESDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    THURSDAY 10am – 12noon booked appointments with staff and volunteers only
    12:30 – 3pm booked appointments with staff and volunteers only

    FRIDAY CLOSED for workshops and training courses

    For more information about the Online Learning Centre and Work Club or to book an appointment please contact Alison Browning either by email at employability@wecil.co.uk or phone 0117 947 9911.

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  • Creative Challenge

    30th November 2017 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 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

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17 Nov
  • 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

18 Nov
20 Nov
  • Work Club drop-in

    Free sessions open to disabled people and older…

    The Vassall Centre, Gill Ave, Bristol BS16 2QQ, UK, 10:00 am

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