We provide:

  • A range of drop-ins across the Sedgefield area, contact the manager below for the details of drop-ins, venues and times. You can access the drop-ins on more than one occasion. If you have complex needs the worker will then refer you to either floating support or group work.
  • Group work sessions focussing on, finance, housing and health and are tailored made to each groups needs.
  • Floating support which is a tailor made support plan focusing on the needs of the individual.
  • Housing related support to those at risk of losing their home or need extra help to maintain their independence and their tenancy. This includes couples, families and single people.

Our customers include: generic, young people, people with mental health or substance misuse.

Areas of support include:

  • budgeting
  • debt advice and benefits
  • help to understand your tenancy responsibilities
  • developing independent living skills
  • settling into your home
  • setting up utilities
  • advice on how to access other services in your local community
  • help to access training, education and employment opportunities

Level of support can be low, medium or high depending on your needs. We offer pre-tenancy support available for up to eight weeks.

We can support people aged 16 and over.

Short term support can be up to six months on floating support.

For more information please contact Durham Gateway.

When is it on?

Time of day
Session information
Monday to Friday 8.30am - 4.30pm

Who to contact

Contact name
Helen Davies
Contact position
Referral Co-Ordinator
0191 332 4935
0800 0731 837

Where to go

The Gateway
Mercury House
Belmont Business Park

Other details

Cost description
Referral required?
Referral and availability notes

Clients can self refer or be referred via the Gateway, Tel: 08000 731 837

Age range
We can support people aged 16 and over.

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Address: Mercury House  Belmont Business Park  Belmont  Durham 

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