What’s on?

Upcoming events

We’re just putting the finishing touches to our summer programme of events – check back soon for details or have a look at our Facebook page for the latest information. 

Current dates for your diaries include:

  • 25 July – day out walking in the Yorkshire Dales for our single asylum seekers. Please get in touch with Helen if you want to join.
  • 28 July – our youngest clients are in for a special treat with Jamie from Magic for Smiles coming to St John’s at 12.30 to give us a magic show.

Regular activities

  • Social drop-in sessions: every Tuesday from 13:00 – 15:00 at St John’s church hall, Ivy Street, Burnley.
  • Advice & advocacy sessions: help with form filling and other essential support every Tuesday and Thursday at St John’s church hall from 10:00 – 12:00 (by appointment only). 
  • Men’s badminton and table tennis at St Peter’s Centre: every Wednesday get in touch with Tony Gardiner on 07930 839916 if you’re interested.
  • Women’s group: third Thursday of every month.  
  • Conversational English & coffee: every Thursday from 10:00 – 11:30 at St John’s church hall – just turn up. To find out more about formal ESOL (English for speakers of other languages) classes have a chat with one of our volunteers at the drop-in sessions.