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

Barton Hill short walks group

Jun 27 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.

Personal Training Group

Jun 28 2022

An ultra-gentle, rehabilitative exercise group for people who have back or joint problems, or who are looking to get stronger so they can start exercising. If you would like to take part, please ask your GP to refer you or contact Jane for more information.

Buggy walk

Jun 28 2022

Meet at the family centre for a gentle, local walk and talk with buggies. Contact Nawal or Saada on 0117 954 8882 for more information.

Creativity for wellbeing adult art course

Jun 28 2022

This is a free art course aimed at providing a creative outlet for people who may be going through a difficult period and looking for a way to cope with this through art. You’ll be playing around with different art techniques in a relaxed environment to learn and explore with guidance from your teacher to…

ESOL Classes

Jun 28 2022

Mixed levels of English welcome. The course is for those with low level English and would like help improving reading, writing and speaking. For more information contact

Community conversations drop-in café

Jun 28 2022

Our Community Engagement Team will be at the Settlement Site Café at Ducie Road every Tuesday from 10.30 to 11.30 am to speak with people to find out what they would like to see in the area. Come along if you’ve got any ideas for events or activities, if you’d like to find out more…

Community solutions course

Jun 28 2022

This free  course is being run by Weston College and covers the essential skills needed to progress on to further study, employment or to be able to help support your family and friends. It runs one day a week and is flexible so hours can fit around other responsibilities such as childcare. Topics covered include:…

Volunteer at the Community Garden

Jun 28 2022

Do you love being outside and getting hands on with nature? Do you want to meet other people and learn new skills? We’re looking for people to come along and help out in our community garden on Tuesdays. There’s plenty to do, including weeding, clearing spaces, maintaining the borders and cutting grass, but most importantly,…

Baby club

Jun 28 2022

Baby club for 0 to 12 months. For more information contact Shan or Tracey on 0117 954 8882.

Wellbeing with Nature Course

Jun 28 2022

The Community Garden at Strawberry Lane will be hosting a free, three-week course run by Avon Wildlife Trust this summer. During these inspiring three sessions you will discover and learn about the natural world in a way that helps improve your physical and mental wellbeing. You will learn self-care techniques including nature based mindfulness, sit-spots…

Bowen Therapy with Stella

Jun 29 2022

Part of the Complementary Health Low Cost Clinic – Complementary therapies with a reduced cost available for local residents on low income. Stella is a Registered Bowen Therapist. She is fully insured with Holistic Insurance. Bowen Therapy is a hands-on therapy that involves non-invasive light touch and stretching to regulate the nervous system, minimise pain and…

Parenting workshops

Jun 29 2022

Bookable creche available, contact Shona on 0117 954 8882 for more information.