Welcome to the St Francis Youth and Community website.

St Francis Youth and Community Centre has been a focal point within the community since 1975 with over 1,000 people accessing our services each week.

We are situated on Sycamore Road in the heart of the Bournville village. The Centre is open to all members of the community and offers a wide range of activities for the local people and groups to access. These include a pre-school, leisure classes, out of school club, a luncheon club and a youth project

Liz Brooke

We now have a Development worker for the Older Adults in the B30 area. 

Her name is Liz Brooke, Her contact details are – liz.brooke@stfranciscentre.co.uk and her work mobile number is 07464926792.

She works with the over 55’s, listening, talking, signposting and setting up small supportive groups in the area.

News at St Francis Centre

  • Tuesday Brunch Club. Come and join us at our new weekly brunch club every Tuesday during term time, from: 9.30am. Enjoy eating well, relaxing with friends, playing card and board games, reviewing the newspapers or take a look at our book stall.
  • A New Mahjong Club, meeting every Thursday during term time from 10.00am – 12 noon. If you are interested in helping to set up or join a Mahjong club contact Annette Lucas, Centre Manager – Tel: 0121 472 7215 or email: annette.lucas@stfranciscentre.co.uk
  • A Papercraft and card making class will be starting on Monday 31st October from 12.30 – 2.30 pm. Come along on the day or call Annette Lucas, Centre Manager for more details.
  • Operation Christmas Child Coffee Morning on Thursday November 3rd from 10.00am – 12 noon at St Francis Centre. If you would like to donate goods or help to pack shoes boxes to send to children overseas, you will be most welcome to come and join us at our Operation Christmas Child Coffee Morning. (For more information about Operation Christmas Child go to: www.operationchristmaschild.org.uk )
  • A new Pilates Class is starting on: Friday January 6th 2017, 7.00pm – 8.00pm. If you would like to reserve a place in the class contact Annette Lucas, Centre Manager – Tel: 0121 472 7215 or email: annette.lucas@stfranciscentre.co.uk