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. You can donate to a service of your choice or generally online at JustGiving.


Blackfriars Settlement


Job Opportunity for Administrator - Learning Engagement, HR and Volunteering

7th September, 2016
We have posted a job listing for an administrator on the Job Opportunies Page. Please have a look if you're interested or spread the word if you know anyone who could be.... Read more ►

Older People's Services September 2016 Newsletter

7th September, 2016
The September 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 August 2016 Newsletter

27th July, 2016
The August 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 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 ►

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