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Every Child Has a Right to Play

BAPP is a local voluntary organisation and Registered Charity. We promote and facilitate opportunities for children and young people to play and participate in positive activities. BAPP recognises and promotes the importance of self-directed play in relation to child development and the rights of children and young people. 

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Bath Area Play Project is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and embed this into practice


Latest News

As of Friday 20th March, the BAPP office and Community Centre will be closed.

Staff have moved to remote working. 

For all enquiries for future services & bookings, please email: bookings@bathareaplayproject.co.uk 


If you’re in isolation and needing practical support, join Bath Mutual Aid on facebook or Nextdoor 


As part of 3SG and the increased numbers of people from across the B&NES area wanting to help and be part of being a compassionate community 'a Hub' has been set up in conjunction with Virgin Care to try and co-ordinate a response to need. This has now gone live!

Please share with anyone who might be vulnerable and/or isolated, so that they can call 0300 247 0050 and help will be provided.

Job Vacancies - please see 'About Us' tab for application forms


Saturday club play worker:

We are looking for playworkers for a new Saturday club for children 12+ with additional needs. Working Saturdays 11 - 2.30pm either in Bath or Midsomer Norton. For more details please email caroline@bathareaplayproject.co.uk


Lunchtime play worker

We are looking for a lunchtime playworker Monday - Friday (term time only) 11.45 - 13.15 £12/hr. Please see our vacancies page for further details. for a job description & application form please contact: caroline@bathareaplayproject.co.uk


Shopping online?  When shopping online please think about supporting BAPP via the Amazon Smile scheme. AmazonSmile donates 0.5% of your eligible purchases on Amazon to a charity of your choice. Please click link below and the donation will be made at no extra cost to you.


Are you a Co-operative member and have a blue card?  Or if not, you can become a member for £1 and earn cash back on your shopping. You will also be able to choose BAPP Family Wheely Fun Days as your charity to support!


Please support us - all money wil help with playdays including Wheely Fun Days! Thank you if you have chosen BAPP, as together you have already raised £422! Register here and choose BAPP Family Wheely Fund days. Depending on where you live, extend your radius so you can find us!


Current Events and Flyers


The Hut Nursery & Pre School

BAPP Annual review

Space for me

See Our Current Annual Review 2018-19

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