Welcome to Blackfriars Settlement

Blackfriars Settlement is a registered charity based in London SE1 for nearly 130 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. Click below for our donation page


Blackfriars Settlement


Vocal Open Mic Poetry - Friday 25th May

18th May, 2018
Vocal Open Mic Poetry @ Blackfriars Settlement - Friday 25th May at 18:30 till 21:00. Come, let your hair down. For your five minutes of freedom at the mic. Sign up for 19:00 for your chance to recite a poem or sing a song. For more information, check out t... Read more ►

Positive Ageing @ Blackfriars May 2018 Newsletter

16th May, 2018
The May 2018 newsletter for Positive Ageing @ Blackfriars is out. Please check it out or contact us for details. For more information about Positive Ageing @ Blackfriars please have a look at their page.... Read more ►

Positive Ageing @ Blackfriars April 2018 Newsletter

28th March, 2018
The April 2018 newsletter for Positive Ageing @ Blackfriars is out. Please check it out or contact us for details. For more information about Positive Ageing @ Blackfriars please have a look at their page.... Read more ►

Vocal Open Mic Poetry - Friday 23rd March

20th March, 2018
Vocal Open Mic Poetry @ Blackfriars Settlement - Friday 23rd March at 18:30 till 21:00. Come, let your hair down. For your five minutes of freedom at the mic. Sign up for 19:00 for your chance to recite a poem or sing a song. For more information, check out... Read more ►

Swedish Easter Themed Buffet Fundraising Event - Only a few more places left!

28th February, 2018
Last chance to get your name down for the Swedish Easter Themed Buffet Fundraising Event on Friday 2nd March. An evening full of delcious food and fun Easter activites including a raffle!Doors open at 18:30 and it's £25 per person.Call Tina or Siggi on 0... Read more ►

Positive Ageing @ Blackfriars March 2018 Newsletter

26th February, 2018
The March 2018 newsletter for Positive Ageing @ Blackfriars is out. Please check it out or contact us for details. For more information about Positive Ageing @ Blackfriars please have a look at their page.... Read more ►

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