An enhanced local service for children with musculoskeletal conditions is based within the Rheumatology department at University Hospital of North Durham. We have has dedicated clinical nurse specialists, additional specialist nursing support and therapies all of which provide comprehensive care.
0191 333 2333
Safeguarding Children is about protecting children and young people from abuse or neglect and ensuring that they grow up in a safe environment. The Children Act 2004 says that each area must have a Safeguarding Children Board. Durham DSCP is made up by representatives from…
03000 265 770
Home Group’s Durham Learning Disabilities Service offer between one to seven hours support per week to parents with a learning disability or difficulty in the East Durham, Durham City, and Derwentside areas. We provide support developing parental and living skills, setting up and maintaining a tenancy, accessing other appropriate services including…
0800 073 1837
07739 303 318
Our Learning Disabilities Floating Support service provides tenancy support for people living in their own home who have an identified Learning Disability or difficulty. Up to 35 spaces available across County Durham Support for people aged 18 and over. Short term support for up to two years. Areas…
0191 332 4935
Our Mental Health and Wellbeing Outreach Services are a range of community social support schemes funded for those both under secondary and primary care by Durham County Council, and three services aimed at tackling health inequalities funded by Durham Dales, Easington and Sedgefield Clinical Commissioning…
0800 073 1837
0191 332 4935
We offer personalised services for people with a Personal Budget. This service provides: Support to those with enduring mental health issues on a one-to-one basis through a direct payment or virtual budget A variable amount of hours depending on the outcome of an assessment carried out by your care co-ordinator Greater choice…
0800 073 1837
0191 332 4935
Area Action Partnerships (AAPs) give people and organisations in County Durham the opportunity to work together and take action on local issues. Please see our website for details of your local AAP.
We offer community based informal friendly small group or one to one activities and learning opportunities to help you achieve your goals, whether that relates to personal wellbeing, volunteering or finding employment. We run craft groups, mindfulness, healthy cooking sessions, a job club where you…
07535 157 732
We are a North East charity who promote a positive future for prisoners and their friends or relatives by supporting family ties at every stage of the criminal justice system. We support people at court when a loved one is sent to custody and in…
0191 375 7278
0800 012 1539 Freephone helpline
The Employment Futures programme exists to help remove barriers to meaningful employment for adults with autism and other disabilities. This service has been designed to support both the individual and the employer. The programme can include weekly workshops to help develop employability skills, work experience…
0191 410 9974
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