Calendar

February 2019

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  • Out and About Youth Session - Hartcliffe
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  • Tai Chi at the Fear Hall, Keynsham(30 High Street, Keynsham, Bristol BS31 1DQ):
  • Social Event The Red Lion, Bath:
  • The Listening Partnership
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  • Seated Yoga at Backwell’s Parish Hall (Backwell Crossroads, Station Road, BS48 3QW)
  • Social group & peer support - Yate
  • Short Breaks East
  • WECIL Inclusion Group - Hartcliffe
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  • Singing and Music, Elmgrove Centre: Elmgrove Road, Bristol BS6 6AH)
  • WECIL New Short Breaks North (Southmead)
  • Action Speak
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  • Create@Nailsea craft group: Nailsea, 65 High Street, (Nailsea, BS48 1AW)
  • WECIL Inclusion Group - Knowle
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  • WECIL Short Breaks Saturday
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  • Social Event The Bubble in Bath. ( CHAPEL court, Bath BA1 1SQ)
  • The Listening Partnership
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  • Pub social evening - Fishponds
  • WECIL Inclusion Group - Hillfields
  • WECIL Inclusion Group - Hartcliffe
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  • WECIL New Short Breaks North (Southmead)
  • Action Speak
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  • Book Club at Bristol’s Central Library (Deanery Road, Bristol BS1 5TL):
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  • MS Advice Clinic BrAMS
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  • Out & About youth session - Hillfields
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  • Social Event The Red Lion, Bath:
  • The Listening Partnership
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  • Seated Yoga at Backwell’s Parish Hall (Backwell Crossroads, Station Road, BS48 3QW)
  • Music Jam at The Trinity Community Arts (Old Market, Bristol)
  • WECIL Inclusion Group - Hillfields
  • WECIL Inclusion Group - Hartcliffe
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  • Music and singing in the Small Hall at Elmgrove Centre in Redland (Elmgrove Road, Bristol BS6 6AH)
  • 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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  • Peer Support lunch meet up - central Bristol
  • The Bubble in Bath. ( CHAPEL court, Bath BA1 1SQ)
  • The Listening Partnership
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  • WECIL Inclusion Group - Hartcliffe
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  • Action Speak
28
  • Creative Challenge
  • Short Breaks Central
2nd February 2019
  • Out and About Youth Session - Hartcliffe

    2nd February 2019 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
    Hartcliffe Club For Young People, 136-184 Gatehouse Ave, Bristol BS13 9AQ, 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

4th February 2019
  • Tai Chi at the Fear Hall, Keynsham(30 High Street, Keynsham, Bristol BS31 1DQ):

    4th February 2019 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

    See more details

  • Social Event The Red Lion, Bath:

    4th February 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    See more details

  • The Listening Partnership

    4th February 2019 @ 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

5th February 2019
  • Seated Yoga at Backwell’s Parish Hall (Backwell Crossroads, Station Road, BS48 3QW)

    5th February 2019 @ 10:45 am - 12:30 pm

    See more details

  • Social group & peer support - Yate

    5th February 2019 @ 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

  • Short Breaks East

    5th February 2019 @ 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
    01179479952

    See more details

  • WECIL Inclusion Group - Hartcliffe

    5th February 2019 @ 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

6th February 2019
  • Singing and Music, Elmgrove Centre: Elmgrove Road, Bristol BS6 6AH)

    6th February 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    See more details

  • WECIL New Short Breaks North (Southmead)

    6th February 2019 @ 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.  

    For more information please contact Matt Peall - Youth Services Manager on: 

    Matt.Peall@wecil.co.uk

    07795446317

    01179479952

    See more details

  • Action Speak

    6th February 2019 @ 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)

    For more information contact Matt Peall - Youth Services Manager:
    Matt.Peall@wecil.co.uk
    07795446317
    01179479952

    See more details

7th February 2019
  • Create@Nailsea craft group: Nailsea, 65 High Street, (Nailsea, BS48 1AW)

    7th February 2019 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

    See more details

  • WECIL Inclusion Group - Knowle

    7th February 2019 @ 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

9th February 2019
  • WECIL Short Breaks Saturday

    9th February 2019 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
    Southmead Youth Centre, Greystoke Ave, Bristol BS10 6AS, UK

    WECIL Short Breaks Sessions 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 please contact Matt on:

    Matt.Peall@wecil.co.uk
    07795446317
    01179479952

    See more details

11th February 2019
  • Social Event The Bubble in Bath. ( CHAPEL court, Bath BA1 1SQ)

    11th February 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    See more details

  • The Listening Partnership

    11th February 2019 @ 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

12th February 2019
  • Pub social evening - Fishponds

    12th February 2019 @ 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

  • WECIL Inclusion Group - Hillfields

    12th February 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
    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

    12th February 2019 @ 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

13th February 2019
  • WECIL New Short Breaks North (Southmead)

    13th February 2019 @ 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.  

    For more information please contact Matt Peall - Youth Services Manager on: 

    Matt.Peall@wecil.co.uk

    07795446317

    01179479952

    See more details

  • Action Speak

    13th February 2019 @ 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)

    For more information contact Matt Peall - Youth Services Manager:
    Matt.Peall@wecil.co.uk
    07795446317
    01179479952

    See more details

14th February 2019
  • Book Club at Bristol’s Central Library (Deanery Road, Bristol BS1 5TL):

    14th February 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

    See more details

15th February 2019
  • MS Advice Clinic BrAMS

    15th February 2019 @ 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

16th February 2019
  • Out & About youth session - Hillfields

    16th February 2019 @ 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

18th February 2019
  • Social Event The Red Lion, Bath:

    18th February 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    See more details

  • The Listening Partnership

    18th February 2019 @ 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

19th February 2019
  • Seated Yoga at Backwell’s Parish Hall (Backwell Crossroads, Station Road, BS48 3QW)

    19th February 2019 @ 10:45 am - 12:30 pm

    See more details

  • Music Jam at The Trinity Community Arts (Old Market, Bristol)

    19th February 2019 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

    See more details

  • WECIL Inclusion Group - Hillfields

    19th February 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
    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

    19th February 2019 @ 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

20th February 2019
  • Music and singing in the Small Hall at Elmgrove Centre in Redland (Elmgrove Road, Bristol BS6 6AH)

    20th February 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    See more details

  • WECIL New Short Breaks North (Southmead)

    20th February 2019 @ 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.  

    For more information please contact Matt Peall - Youth Services Manager on: 

    Matt.Peall@wecil.co.uk

    07795446317

    01179479952

    See more details

21st February 2019
  • WECIL Inclusion Group - Knowle

    21st February 2019 @ 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

23rd February 2019
  • Out & About youth session - Hillfields and Hartcliffe

    23rd February 2019 @ 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

25th February 2019
  • Peer Support lunch meet up - central Bristol

    25th February 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    Brewers Fayre Bristol, Lewins Mead, Bristol BS1 2PY, 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.

    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

  • The Bubble in Bath. ( CHAPEL court, Bath BA1 1SQ)

    25th February 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    See more details

  • The Listening Partnership

    25th February 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Bristol City Hall, College Green, Bristol BS1 5TR, 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

26th February 2019
  • WECIL Inclusion Group - Hartcliffe

    26th February 2019 @ 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

27th February 2019
  • Action Speak

    27th February 2019 @ 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)

    For more information contact Matt Peall - Youth Services Manager:
    Matt.Peall@wecil.co.uk
    07795446317
    01179479952

    See more details

28th February 2019
  • Creative Challenge

    28th February 2019 @ 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 peer support on 0117 947 9942 or email peersupport@wecil.co.uk

    See more details

  • Short Breaks Central

    28th February 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    LPW Independent School, LPW House, Princess St, Bristol BS3 4AG, 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

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25 Feb
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    Disabled people together to share experiences, support each…

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

  • The Listening Partnership

    Agroup of young disabled people…

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

26 Feb
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    Disabled people together to share experiences, support each…

    Greenway Centre & Cafe, Doncaster Rd, Bristol BS10 5PY, UK, 12:00 pm

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