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.

Older People's Services February 2015 Newsletter

28th January, 2015
Our Older People Services are buzzing away with activities. The program varies weekly so make sure to always check out the latest newsletter or contact us for more information.... Read more ►

Older People's Services January Newsletter

12th January, 2015
Our Older People Services are buzzing away with activities. The program varies weekly so make sure to always check out the latest newsletter or contact us for more information.... Read more ►

The Older Persons Assessment Unit nominated for Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust Award

7th January, 2015
Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust held their Trust Awards in November 2014. One of the categories is for the Voluntee/Fundraiser of the Year and the volunteers on the Older Persons Assessment Unit were nominated. The Board of Directors shortlisted th... Read more ►

Merry Christmas from Blackfriars

24th December, 2014
We would like to wish everyone Merry Christmas and Happy New Year and hope you all have an enjoyable holiday.Blackfriars will be closed over the Christmas and New Year's until Friday 2nd January.... Read more ►

Financial statements year ending 31 March 2014

23rd December, 2014
The financial statements for Blackfriars for the year ending 31st March 2014 are now up on the website. They can be found in the Accounts section under About Us or http://blackfriars-settlement.org.uk/accounts.... Read more ►

BFS achieves Investors in People award!

16th December, 2014
Following interviews with a representative sample of people from the Settlement, we have been advised by our IiP Assessor that we have met the 39 criteria required to achieve the core Investors in People award.  This is very encouraging for the organisati... Read more ►

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