One Southwark has been set up to level the playing field by finding ways for Southwark’s resources and opportunities to be shared.

The programme is currently being managed by United St Saviour’s charity and is driven by a coalition 1 of community stakeholders (businesses, funders, charities and residents) who believe that the status quo can be challenged, and that Southwark can become a fairer place.

One Southwark will transform the lives and opportunities for young people through collective action

Through the programme young people will receive:

• Personalised support – one to one and group sessions focusing on personal development
• Financial support – up to £3000 to navigate barriers
• Circle of Support of support – connections to individuals or services that will support the young people’s development.

In order to be eligible for the programme applicants must be:

• Age 16-25
• A Southwark resident
• Ready to move forward in their identified area of development (i.e. employment, education, wellbeing etc.)
• In requirement of additional support (i.e. mentoring, advice, financial etc.)

Young people will have access to at least two years support from the programme.

Please note the 'Connecting Session' has moved from February 16th 2022 to 8th April 2022.

Applications for the programme has been extended to 27th March 2022.

For more information please see below booklet and flyer.



One Southwark Website link