Blackfriars Settlement

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Blackfriars Settlement is a registered charity providing services to the community. We work with people, creating opportunities for them to achieve their aspirations. We meet individual needs within our multi-purpose framework.

•To add our expertise, encouragement and support to the efforts and achievements of local people and create opportunities for them to reach their educational, social and economic potential;
•To unite the contributions of local volunteers and community partners to achieve shared objectives;
•To encourage funds into our community to deliver and support quality services for people of all ages.

Services include:

At Blackfriars Settlement they provide excellent courses and workshops in a friendly and supportive environment. All the courses are for people aged 19 and over.  You can download the course prospectus on the website.

Contact Details

020 7928 9521



Blackfriars Settlement, 1 Rushworth Street, London SE1 0RB.

Other Info

Opening times:
Monday to Friday 9:00 to 17:30. On Wednesdays, the Legal Clinic is open from 18:30 to 20:00.

Registered Charity many activities are Free to those living in Southwark and to those on Benefits.

Disabled Access:
There is limited parking within walking distance. Disabled access and facilities at the Centre.

Closest underground station is Southwark (Jubilee line). They are also within walking distance of Waterloo Station (Barkerloo, Jubilee, Northern, Waterloo and City lines and overground trains), Borough (Northern line), London Bridge (Jubilee and Northern lines) and Elephant and Castle (Bakerloo and Northern lines). The following buses stop close to Great Suffolk Street: 35 - stop name Southwark Police Station 40 - stop name Southwark Police Station 45 - stop name Pocock Street 63 - stop name Pocock Street 100 - stop name Pocock Street 133 - stop name Southwark Police Station 343 - stop name Southwark Police Station 344 - stop name Great Suffolk Street 381 - stop name Lavington Street C10 - stop name Southwark Police Station RV1 - stop name Lavington Street Transport for London provide an accessible online Journey Planner to help work out your route around London. Travelling by Car There is limited parking within walking distance. We are situated within the Congestion Charge zone. Playspace They also run their children and young people's services at Playspace, 1 Coral Street, London, SE1 7BE, on the corner of Waterloo Road and Baylis Road, very close to Waterloo Station. See Playspace map.

Other information:
Registered Charity No: 210558

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