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For North Bristol and South Gloucestershire

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Venue hire

If you’re looking to deliver events, training or need office space in north Bristol, we have a variety of venues for hire in Lockleaze.


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Professional training

We provide professional training to individuals and organisations covering a range of specialist topics.

Promoting social justice and combating poverty by providing free and independent advice and support.

With your support, we help people who are in financial crisis due to debt or benefits problems, and support them to develop resilience in the long term.

Last year, we helped over 1600 people.

Latest news

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Bristol Tea and Tech to help older people get connected

North Bristol Advice Centre (NBAC) is taking its popular digital drop-in on the road to help even more people to get connected.


DWP forced to waive £8,600 benefits clawback after legal challenge by NBAC client

The mother of two disabled sons has won an important victory at the High Court in Bristol this week which will give better protection to people wrongly overpaid benefits.

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