South Gloucestershire Council commissions youth activities through four contractors and their subcontractors:
- Foundation for Active Community Engagement (FACE)
- Creative Youth Network
- Learning Partnership West
- Diversity Trust.
More information on specific youth centres in the area including session times, locations and themes is available on their websites below.
- What we offer
- Contact details for providers of youth services
- Other youth provision in South Gloucestershire
Our commissioned youth services are all run by appropriately trained staff. Youth workers at both youth centres and within the community work with young people from 13 to 18 years of age (up to 25 years for specialist learning difficulties and/or disability youth services). Youth workers can provide support and advice for young people on a range of topics such as healthy relationships, accreditation and personal development skills.
Youth work in Patchway
Includes Patchway Youth Centre.
Telephone: 01177 9691938
Activities available include arts and crafts, games, sports, pool, cooking and opportunities to take part in community projects.
Youth work in Kingswood and Cadbury Heath
Includes Made for Ever Youth Centre, The Batch and Staple Hill YOU Foundation
Website: Creative Youth Network
Telephone: 0117 9477948
Activities available include football, cooking, workshops and trips.
Youth work in Yate
Includes Brimsham Green Youth Centre and the Urbie.
Website: Learning Partnership West
Telephone: 0117 987 3700
Activities available include cooking, pool, sports and gaming.
Alphabets LGBTQ+ Youth (ages 13-19)
An LGBTQ+ youth cafe in Yate
Telephone: 01454 869441
Website: Homepage - The Diversity Trust
LGBTQ+ provision – area wide
Website: Diversity Trust
Telephone: 0844 800 4425
Diversity Trust manage specialist LGBTQ youth groups services in Kingswood, Patchway and Yate.
Young people with learning difficulties and/or disabilities
Telephone: 0117 9691938
FACE have over 30 years' experience working alongside children and young people with learning or social disabilities and are subcontracted by two of the lead providers to deliver youth club sessions in Little Stoke and Kingswood. LPW provide designated youth sessions within the Yate area for young people with disabilities.
Details about activities at other youth centres in South Gloucestershire can be found by visiting the links below:
- Armadillo youth centre (Yate)
- Bradley Stoke Youth Club
- Chipping Sodbury youth centre
- Filton mainstream youth provision (delivered by FACE)
- Frampton Cotterell youth provision (delivered by FACE)
- Krunch youth centre (Thornbury)
- Wickwar youth centre