Welcome to Blackfriars Settlement

Blackfriars Settlement is a registered charity based in London SE1 for over 125 years that aims to create and provide community services and support. Whether you want to learn new skills or to have fun and make friends, we have something to suit you.

All of our work is guided by five aims:

  • Supporting the achievement of individual aspirations
  • Promoting physical and mental well-being and independence for all
  • Promoting learning and development - formal and informal
  • Promoting digital inclusion
  • Being a focal point in the community

Please browse our website to find out what we can do for you.

Please help us in creating opportunities for the local community. You can donate to a service of your choice or generally online at JustGiving.


Blackfriars Settlement


Older People's Services July 2016 Newsletter

4th July, 2016
The July 2016 newsletter for Older People's Services is out. Please check it out or contact us for details. For more information about Older People's Service please have a look at their page.... Read more ►

Older People's Services June 2016 Newsletter

31st May, 2016
The June 2016 newsletter for Older People's Services is out. Please check it out or contact us for details. For more information about Older People's Service please have a look at their page.... Read more ►

In Memory of Jill Hobday

25th May, 2016
18/03/1944 - 23/05/2016 Jill is remembered for her warmth, talent and generosity. Our tutors and ESOL students have benefited from her indivdual support for more than 10 years. We miss her greatly, however our memories do not diminish. ... Read more ►

Caribbean Feast - Friday 24th June

11th May, 2016
Join us at Blackfriars Settlement in Rushworth Street for aCaribbean Feast! Friday 24th June at 18:30 we'll be serving a delightful buffet and entertainment to help fundraise for out Older People's Services.Tickets are £25 each and places are limited so ... Read more ►

Older People's Services May 2016 Newsletter

28th April, 2016
The May 2016 newsletter for Older People's Services is out. Please check it out or contact us for details. For more information about Older People's Service please have a look at their page.... Read more ►

April 2016 Newsletter

14th April, 2016
A new Blackfriars Settlement newsletter has been posted. It can be found in the newsletter section of the site.... Read more ►

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