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Students in Schools

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The University of Bristol's Students in Schools programme works in partnership with Bristol secondary schools to encourage young people to aim high and achieve their potential. Students from the university work with young people from backgrounds which are currently under-represented in higher education, supporting their...
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Farmers’ Market

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Second year students at Bristol Medical School have been working on “The Global Environment and Human Health” module, and have achieved many great successes, including establishing a farmers’ market. The module is unlike anything previously taught at the medical school and appeared to Consultant Senior...
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Bristol Parkhive is a collaborative project between the University of the West of England (UWE) and the Bristol Parks Forum (BPF), Bristol's network of volunteer parks groups, and the support of other local partners, who, in the age of ever-shrinking budgets, play an increasingly important...
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View into the back of one of the vans delivering outreach support


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One25 is a Bristol-based charity, specialising in enabling women to break free from street sex-work, addiction and other life-controlling issues and build new, independent lives. They provide night outreach sessions, a drop-in centre and casework, giving person-centred support and advocacy to around 300 women each...
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Creative Club

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UWE Bristol and Milestones Trust have launched a 'Creative Club' in which vulnerable adults from the Trust undertake creative projects with support from UWE Bristol students. Beginning in March 2014, Creative Club was a six week pilot where service users from the Trust could go...
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SIBS Social Group

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SIBS is a social group for children who have a brother or sister with a disability. UWE student volunteers provide fun activity days including craft sessions, occasional trips to local attractions and more adventurous pursuits such as rock climbing, on a monthly basis. Until siblings...
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FRANK water bottles


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In 2015 Chloe Tingle, a University of Bristol graduate with a Masters in Engineering Design, completed a three-month paid internship at FRANK Water to gain industry experience in an excellent local business. Chloe became a valued team member, getting involved in all aspects of the...
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