Mental Health and Wellbeing
Please see our full programme of activities in the table below or download our latest flyer.
Spring 2019 Programme
Free workshops on a cultural arts course
Starts 4, 11, 18 July
Focus With activities are based on personal budgets
Peer-led and facilitated. Chance to explore creatively.
You don’t need to be a poet or a writer, beginners welcome.
Stretch to Life
10 easy mindful movements to increase concentration and balance.
Taking action towards achieving your future goals.
Group discussion, setting goals, action plans, skills sharing in a peer supportive way.
Cook & Eat Programme
These run regularly for 6 weeks throughout the year. You need to book early as there are limited spaces, its’ essential to attend all 6 sessions. Learn and participate how to cook healthy on a budget, In partnership with Made in Hackney. Next courses coming soon in June and September 2019.
User-led and facilitated group to
Lunchtime group to talk on themed topics. Space to breath, share and support each other.
Multi-media art materials available to explore new art or bring your own work.
User-led for all members to be involved in shaping programmes and other centre work
Reading collectively through a book of interest and discussion.
Crafty clay workshop
Dry clay modelling creations
Basic Computer learning
1-2-1 support with beginners computer support.
A quieter space to work on your own art projects
Day trips to museums, parks, museums, theatre etc.
Join Our Community
We are part of a community hub organisation that offers a range of opportunities. Becoming a member of our service means that you are part of the community. Read Mel B's story on her journey with life and support from Blackfriars Settlement.
“I get motivated here”
“Blackfriars allows you to grow”
“gives me structure and purpose”
“it’s upbeat here!”
All of our activities take place at our Rushworth Street centre in London SE1 0RB. See detailed information about our location and how to get here.
Work With Us
We are keen to work with organisations who are interested in creating opportunities for people experiencing mental health problems. If you are a business or company interested in developing volunteering, work experience or paid work opportunities for our members please get in touch.
Contact the Team
To find out more, make a referral or refer yourself call Renuka or Ad on 020 7928 9521 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
We also have a team of member volunteers who will be happy to come and meet with you to talk about what we do.