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Keep up to date with the latest news from the FCDC and other local groups.

Supporting you during Coronavirus

Supporting you during Coronavirus

With the continuing coronavirus pandemic we at Family Centre (Deaf Children) are still busy working behind the scenes, preparing for the time when we are able to resume activities, resume some kind of normality.  In the meantime we are still here for you.  Every...

Bristol Bears Community Foundation Inclusive Sports Taster #2

Bristol Bears Community Foundation Inclusive Sports Taster #2

Following on from their first successful Inclusive Sports Taster, Bristol Bears Community Foundation are holding a second taster day on Saturday 11th April 11 am - 4 pm at UWE.  This event is for ages 4 -18 years. Please see the poster for further information.

Half term fun!

  The Family Centre (Deaf Children) arranged 3 events over the half term in February.  Our first event was at the BMX track in Lawrence Weston with the fabulous Matt from Access Sport coaching the participants.  The rain held off and it was lovely to see...

Inclusive Sports Taster Session

Inclusive Sports Taster Session

Bristol Bears Community Foundation are hosting an Inclusive Sports Taster Day on Saturday 15th February at UWE Centre for Sport, Coldharbour Lane, Bristol, BS16 1QY, 10.30 am until 3.00 pm.  Have a go at Wheelchair Rugby, Wheelchair Basketball, Boccia, Multi-Sport...

Waitrose Community Matters

Waitrose Community Matters

The Family Centre (Deaf Children) were lucky enough to be one of three local charities selected by Waitrose Westbury Park, Henleaze as part of their Community Matters scheme.  Thanks to the public placing the green tokens given at the checkout into our box we won! ...

BSL Choir Wednesday 26th June

BSL Choir Wednesday 26th June

Wednesday 26th June 2019 The Family Centre (Deaf Children) Bsl sign and sing choir will be joining forces with Almondsbury ladies choir and talented musician Caitlin once again for a at performance Southmead Hospital for the Great Brunel Buskathon in aid of the...

Farringtons Cowtastic visit

Farringtons Cowtastic visit

A dreary, drizzly, Wednesday didn't dampen our spirits during May half term as we met at Farringtons Farm in Farrington Gurney for a fun few hours.  The cowtastic playbarn were kind enough to give us a space to sit and consume coffee while the kids had fun on the soft...

BMX session May half term

BMX session May half term

Friday 31st May some of our young members headed off to the Lawrence Weston BMX track for a session with instructor Matt from Access Sport.  Once suitable helmets and protective gloves were issued along with appropriate sized bikes, they all did practice laps on the...

Half term BMX taster session

Half term BMX taster session

During February half term, a group of FCDC young members headed to Lawrence Weston BMX track and met with Lucy and Matt from Access Sport for a BMX taster session. After being fitted with helmets, protective gloves and appropriate sized BMX's, a safety briefing was...

Upcoming Families BSL course

We are running a Families BSL Course for adults who wish to learn and practice BS.  It will take place at the Langley Arms in Downend commencing on Monday 25th March from 6:30 pm until 8pm each Monday evening. This will be an 8 session course aiming to improve BSL...