Welcome to the Arc Cafe!
The Arc Cafe is a community project set up in July 2012 by the Addiction Recovery Agency (ARA) in partnership with St Mary Redcliffe Church. It provides volunteers in recovery from addictions a wide range of education, training and employment opportunities.
Providing Volunteers with
- Structure, direction and purpose to their lives
- Customer service skills, qualifications and the confidence to succeed within a working environment
- Catering, hospitality and business administration skills & qualifications
- Team work support
- Links to a range of community networks
- Further training and work opportunities
Providing Customers with
- Delicious home-cooked food using many locally sourced products
- Fabulous coffee
- Friendly customer service
- Free Wi-FI
- A relaxed atmosphere in unique historic setting
- A loyalty card scheme
Providing the Community with
- A project which reduces the stigma around addiction
- Positive 'Recovery Role Models'
- A great space for training & events
- Outside catering options
We are located in the undercroft of Bristol’s beautiful
St Mary Redcliffe Church’ with a very calm and relaxing atmosphere’ skirting
around our bustling city,you can enjoy our locally source produce and homemade
cakes in great company.
Please come down to visit us, We look forward to seeing you soon...