We offer Traditional Scouting for Boys and Girls aged 5 1/2 yrs to 18yrs, and have volunteering opportunities for adults as well.
We meet Thursdays in term time with occasional additional weekend activities and Camps for older members.
Based at Church of Ascension, Hollyguest Road, Kingswood BS15 9NT
Tel: 01275 397493
Spread across three sections, Beavers aged 6 - 8, Cubs aged 8 – 10 ½, and Scouts aged 10 ½ - 14, the Scout Group helps around 80 boys and girls get the most out of life.
For more information click below.
Based in the Church Hall at Christchurch in Hanham
For girls between the ages of 7-10. We do a range of activities from badges and crafts to games and trips. We meet on a Wednesday night 6.15 till 7.45pm.
Based at Kingswood Methodist Church, Grantham Road, Kingswood BS15 1JR
Beavers, Cubs, Scouts and Explorers.
Deers Lodge HQ, off Deerhurst Road, Kingswood BS15 1XH
Detachment Commander: Sergeant Instructor Tim Bond
Become an Army Cadet and you’ll take part in adventurous activities like climbing, mountain biking, archery, field craft and abseiling. You'll also be able to play your favourite sports, with competitions at county, regional and national level. Many Cadets take part in the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award, and your activities can count towards qualifications such as BTEC First Diplomas. Above all, it's about having fun and making good friends. We meet Tuesdays 7-9.30pm.
The Cadet Hut, Anchor Road, Kingswood BS15 4RF
Tel: 07793 807 053
A self supporting charity based in Hanham. We rehearse every Friday night, and on Wednesdays leading up to engagements. Throughout the year, engagements include own hosted concerts, local park bandstands, and the Christmas carolling season. We also participate in the annual regional contests.
We always welcome new members. Please call 07528 596251 or email for more details.
Crafty Co. is a group for school age art and craft-loving kids. We meet in term time on Wednesdays from 6-7pm. Each term we make a wide variety of craft items, often messy and always fun. The children also have a drink and biscuit, usually a short bible story and sometimes a game. For more information contact Kim Fenton on 0117 932 7403.
We encourage young people to challenge the barriers they face by engaging with the arts. Young people from all backgrounds, including those who are financially deprived or have experienced abuse, and those who live with a disability. We get them involved, thinking, doing, creating... discovering their potential. We aim high: we work with world class artists and high quality youth workers to inspire, challenge, encourage and support.
20 Old School House, Britannia Road, Kingswood BS15 8DB
Tel: 0117 947 7948
Girlguiding Bristol and South Gloucestershire (BSG) is part of Girlguiding – the largest organisation for girls and young women in the UK. Our Guiding County is divided into 11 Divisions which includes the city centre, towns and villages.
We give girls a voice in the modern world, listen to their views and provide fun and friendship along the way.
Dance class for boys and girls 8+
Tuesdays 7-8.30pm – Our classes suit boys and girls aged 8+, all equipment is provided and no previous experience is required.
Winterguard is a year-round indoor activity where young people learn to perform a group dance routine with the use of flags and other equipment in a fun, safe and rewarding environment.
Tel: 07956 255419
We are a registered charity aimed at preventing isolation, reaching out to those already in isolation and tackling unemployment. We work with individuals, famillies and young people facing multiple challenges.
We achieve our aim through providing a range of support services and well-being activities where we identify barriers and challenges faced, intervene early and provide support to help overcome those so as to avoid further deterioration and reaching crisis point.
We also reach out to those already in crisis or isolation, and help them re-engage into their community.
Fisher Road, Kingswood BS15 4RQ
Tel: 0117 301 8739
The Kingswood Development Centre is one of two development centres which meet on Saturday mornings and provide the ideal way to begin ensemble music making with other players of a similar age and standard. It is part of South Gloucestershire Music Hub.
King's Oak Academy, Brook Road, Warmley BS15 4JT
Members of churches in Kingswood are preparing to train as Street Pastors in order to care for others, especially young people, who find themselves in need of help in the town centre late at night. Click below to find out more...
Kingswood Ten Sing is a youth performing arts group based in Kingswood, Bristol. We are part of Bath YMCA’s youth work programme. The YMCA helps young people develop in Body, Mind & Spirit. We believe that all young people have the right to stay safe, enjoy good physical and mental health, have things to do and places to go rather than hanging around the streets getting bored.
Fisher Road, Kingswood BS15 4RQ
Tel: 01454 865746
Arts and Crafts for Everybody
Orchard Workshop provides a welcoming and supportive environment in which to develop your ideas and talents. We offer courses for all aged 8–80+! Our team of creative tutors help you to achieve your artistic and personal goals. Courses are designed for small groups so there is time to meet people and make new friends. We are committed to working with people with a broad spectrum of interests, including those with special needs and learning difficulties.
Kingswood Foundation, Britannia Road, Kingswood BS15 8DB
Tel: 0117 9670799
Based at Broadlands Academy, St Francis Road, Keynsham BS31 2DY
Tel: 0800 0246161
The board consists of young people coming together to explore issues such as internet safety, missing children, and the way services work with young people. Members can achieve a volunteering award, which can be used as part of DofE.
It allows young people to voice their opinion and make changes to things that affect the communities we live in.
We meet regularly with senior management and councillors to share our opinions and views and have a say in the development of the service. We also keep them up to date with young people’s issues.
We have young people representing each area of South Gloucestershire, aged between 13 – 19 (25 for young people with learning difficulties and/ or disabilities).
Tel: 01454 865017
Tel: 07900 703413