WHO WE ARE:
Welcome to Pitstop! We are an award-winning society who take teenagers with learning disabilities on day trips in and around the Bristol area.
Pitstop buddies you up with one of the teenagers for the day. It gives you the chance to make a real difference to a young person’s life, and improve your communication and care skills. Becoming a member is very low commitment, and just requires you to attend as many of the 4-5 trips a year as you would like. Usually once members have come once, they always come back to volunteer on more of our trips! No previous experience is required, just be prepared to have a great time!
In the last few years, we have organised some amazing trips - taking us to Bristol Zoo, the Bristol Hippodrome, Cribbs Causway, the Aquarium, and even Chessington World of Adventures. There’s a huge emphasis on fun and new experiences, so if you have energy and enthusiasm then join our mailing list using the link below, sign up to become a member and we will be in touch with future opportunities and plans.
Covid-19 massively impacted Pitstop last year, in that we were unable to run any in-person trips and they were all hosted online. HOWEVER, in the 2021/22 academic year we are going to do our very best to run trips as normal and to keep Pitstop going. We will ensure all guidelines are followed to ensure the safety of members and volunteers.
CONTACT US & GET INVOLVED:
Get in touch via email/Facebook if there's anything else you'd like to know!
We can't wait to meet you!
OUR 2021/22 COMMITTEE:
We hope to see you on our next trip soon!
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