Record Details

NGOBritish Association of Settlements and Social Action Centres (BASSAC)
AddressBASSAC, 33 Corsham Street, London, N1 6DR
Telephone0845 2410375
Background InformationBASSAC, the British Association of Settlements and Social Action Centres, is an umbrella body for community development organisations. It describes itself as "a membership organisation that represents and supports a national network of organisations, who provide services, community development support and host smaller community initiatives. Located in areas of deprivation, they strengthen neighbourhoods and increase opportunities for local people." Charity no. 1028784, company no. 2869337. Source:
Year Created1920
Other Names / Antecedent BodiesFederation of Residential Settlements (1920-1967); British Association of Settlements (1967-78)
Related Organisations
KeywordsGovernance and citizenship; Poverty and social exclusion (UK).
Last Edited ByRC at 02/10/2007 13:45:15