LearningThe Council runs lots of fun courses for people with health conditions or disabilities who would like to learn new skills, make friends and get more confident.

All the courses are free. The courses are held in different places in Blackburn with Darwen, at days and times that fit in with you.

Current courses starting in April/May 2019 are:


  • Drama
  • Healthy Cooking 
  • Arts and Craft
  • Digital Photography
  • Cooking from around the World
  • Looking at the Wider World

To find out the dates and times of the courses click here.

If you want to do a course, or want more information telephone the Council's Neighbourhoods and Learning Service on (01254) 507720 or email neighbourhoodsandlearning@blackburn.gov.uk 

Please also get in touch if you have any suggestions for other topics and courses that learners are interested in. They can also deliver flexible shorter programmes covering specific topics tailored for your groups.

The Council also runs other courses for adults. You can find out more about these courses by visiting their website.


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