As well as a range of mentoring, volunteering & accreditation schemes for young people, being part of the Filton Twinning Association, and offering packages of small group work and activities in and out of schools, this is the regular children’s and youth work programme that we provide:
MESSY HANDS 11.15am – 12pm term-time or 11.15-1pm during school holidays – except Bank Holidays – A messy play sensory session for children under 5 years of age. Making sense of the world through messy play; Leave the messy with us! Held at St Andrews Methodist Church Hall, Elm Park, Filton, BS34 7PS. Funded by BBC Children in Need. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more detail or see leaflet below.
SENSORY SPARKLERS 10-10.45am every Monday except Bank Holidays! A sensory session for children over 12 months with complex / additional needs. Making sense of the world through sensory exploration! Held at St Andrews Methodist Church Hall, Elm Park, Filton, BS34 7PS. Funded by BBC Children in Need. Contact email@example.com for more details or see leaflet below.
STEP UP Independence skills group for 15-18 year olds with learning / social disabilities – see the ‘disabilities’ page for more details.
Various evening youth activities dependent on funding – contact us for details, or look on our Facebook page for more information about current activities.
6.30-8.30pm Youth club for School Year 8+ (12-19yrs). The latest programme can be downloaded here: Wednesdays Sept -Dec 18 Years 8+
Monthly Youth Forum starts in September – contact the office for more details!
5.30-7pm ‘Bright Sparks’ youth club for 9-17 yrs with mild learning/social or physical disabilities, anxiety, or autistic spectrum disorders.
(See ‘Disabilities’ page for these programmes and more details, and also our ‘Illuminators’ session for age 18+)
3.45-4.40pm Street dance for 8-14 yrs (£4) term-time only.
5-6pm Youth club for School Years 3, 4, and 5. The latest programme can be downloaded here: sept dec yrs 3-5
6.30-8.30pm Youth club for School Years 6, 7 and 8. The latest programme can be downloaded here: sept dec yrs 6-8
Our activity programmes are published in January, April, and September and we also have a full summer holidays activity programme which comes out in late June; please see the links above or ask the office for details of our latest programmes!
Plus we also do lots of community activities, fundraising events, evening trips for all groups, and weekends away throughout the year!