Friends First provide in-house catering services across two event and conferencing facilities; the Clarendon Centre and the Clarendon Villas based in Central Brighton and Hove respectively.


Using either the Clarendon Centre or the Clarendon Villas for your event will not only mean you receive a high quality service within well equipped surroundings but that your booking will have a social benefit built in: Friends First provide work experience placements to disadvantaged people facing barriers to employment, these people are part of Friends First working teams.


If you are looking to stage an event or require conferencing facilities with catering please contact the Facilities Manager to discuss your requirements on:


tel: 01273 621193



If you, your business, or your organisation would like to discuss using Friends First catering services for a function at an alternative venue then please call 01273 840880, or use our ‘Contact Us’ page and we will call you back.


The income generated through these activities goes back into the work of the charity - supporting, preparing for employment, and housing disadvantaged adults.


Friends First teams are always supervised by a trained and competent person.