There is so much you can do at Wellspring Settlement!

Better together
We’ve brought together to best of two long standing community organisations to strengthen how we serve our local community. Wellspring Settlement enables our community to actively participate in positive, life-affirming activities. We offer a unique space for residents of Barton Hill and the wider area to celebrate, learn, create, develop, relax, socialise and play. From young people to the more mature, from new residents of our locality to those who have lived here all their lives, everyone is welcome.

Wellspring Settlement Activities

Stay and play Thursday session

Aug 11 2022

Stay and play session for children aged 0-5 years and their parent/carers. Contact Tracey or Shona on 0117 954 8882 for more information.

Coffee morning

Aug 11 2022

Come along for friendly chat along with tea, coffee and cakes! We have weekly activities including arts and crafts, games, quizzes, cake competitions, history talks and much more! Open to all, for more information call 0117 955 6971.

Under 5s hub and infant feeding

Aug 11 2022

A drop in sessions for parents and carers of under 5s. Contact Shan or Saada on 0117 954 8882 for more information.

Fresh Air Thursdays at the Community Garden!

Aug 11 2022

The Birch Collective are running Fresh Air Thursdays, free land skills and nature-based wellbeing sessions for 16-25 year olds at our Strawberry Lane Community Garden. If you’re experiencing low-level mental health issues, struggling with family relationships, feeling lonely or isolated, struggling to engage with studies, or not in education, employment or training then these sessions…

Alive gardening group

Aug 11 2022

Bristol based charity Alive and Wellspring Settlement’s social prescribing team are excited to start a new gardening project. The gardening group meets every Thursday from 1.30 to 3.30pm at the Settlement Site, Ducie Road and is open to all. Meet us in the central courtyard to: • Learn and share knowledge and skills with others…

Newtown short walks group

Aug 11 2022

Come along for coffee and a stroll! We meet at Lawrence Hill Health Centre, Hassal Drive, BS5 0AN, every Thursday at 2pm. We have a half hour stroll around the local area, followed by a hot drink and a biscuit. The group is open to all, wherever you live!

BOOST Community – Friday drop-in and job club

Aug 12 2022

We run a regular Friday drop-in session and can give advice and support on welfare benefits, managing your money & bills, debt & anything community related. Get help and support to find work, training or courses from the West of England Works team in our weekly job club. BOOST Community is a partnership between the…

Men’s group

Aug 12 2022

A sociable group open to any men in the Bristol area. We’re an activities-based group for all physical abilities. Formed this year, we meet to chat, cook, garden, do quizzes, play table tennis, fix-up the Settlement – anything that anyone wants to do! For more information call, text or email Luis on 0792 881 3546…

Holiday playscheme drop-off sessions

Aug 12 2022

Our holiday playscheme is free for children aged 7 to 11 who are on benefit-related free school meals, and who attend school or live in Barton Hill. There are drop-off play sessions on Wednesdays and Fridays, as well as family trips and events. Play sessions will include games, activities, sports, arts and crafts and other…

Outreach sessions

Aug 15 2022

Find out about your local family hub! Meet with our outreach worker Saada to find out about our wide menu of children’s centre services from birth to 5 years. Saada can come to your home, or meet you in a local venue, just give her a call on 0117 954 8882 to book an appointment.…

Stay and play Monday session

Aug 15 2022

Stay and play session for children aged 0-5 years and their parent/carers.   Contact Saada or Nawal on 0117 954 8882

Barton Hill short walks group

Aug 15 2022

Our welcoming group takes short, leisurely 30-60 minute walks around the local area. Come along to find new hidden gems, get some gentle exercise, and chat. Meet at The Settlement on Ducie Road and pop in for tea and coffee after! For more information call Sue or Sandra on 0117 955 4855.