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We aim to ensure you get the help and support with you need. Why not take the first step, and contact us today. We wish you all to stay safe, stay connected and to stay positive! How to access our support Volunteering Recruitment

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Would you like to help Darlington Mind make a real difference to people’s lives? If so, would you consider making a donation to help fund Darlington Mind Services? Click Here for more information

We are still open and are here to serve you

Whilst our offices are temporarily closed to the public we continue to support local people and businesses in Darlington, Durham, Hambleton and Richmondshire.

Why not join the ever growing group of people we are helping to get through the lockdown. Get in touch – we would love to hear from you.

 

How to get in touch:

For general enquiries: call 07572 888084 or email  contactus@darlingtonmind.com (South and West of County Durham and Darlington) or call 01609 780758 or email NYTeam@darlingtonmind.com (Hambleton and Richmondshire) Dedicated Durham team email durhamteam@darlingtonmind.com

 

We hope you all keep safe and well at this difficult time. Stay tuned for updates via this website on new services and information on when our buildings will re-open.

 

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Sleeping Trouble

Many individuals who access our support have cited one of the main issues which they are enduring is not being able to get to sleep or indeed stay asleep (people are especially worried about the global pandemic of Covid 19).

For more information and support click here

Counselling

Affordable, professional, accessible, confidential and responsive telephone and video counselling email:

counselling@darlingtonmind.com or call 07572 888084 or for further information click here

Support for carers

Practical and emotional support for carers and vulnerable older people:

email: services@darlingtonmind.com

Loss & bereavement support

Helpline and counselling service call 07377 910227 (weekdays) or email: supportline@darlingtonmind.com

Dealing with loss, bereavement and grief:  – A Guide

Support for Business

Expert advice including free Health and Wellbeing diagnostic assessments, affordable counselling for staff, coaching and helpline for managers, training, developing emotional resilience within your workforce: email training@darlingtonmind.com

Supported living

Housing solutions for people with mental health conditions – space available now subject to status – for an application form or more information email: housing@darlingtonmind.com

Children and Young People, Parent & Family Support

Helpline – here to listen and help if you like, non-judgemental, friendly, confidential – call 07432 843161  (weekdays) or email: crew@darlingtonmind.com

Children and Young People – you might be feeling stressed, unhappy, or worried and need someone to listen to this line is for you. Confidential support and advice is also here if you need it.

You don’t necessarily have to have a question ready to ask. Speak to us as regularly as you like it’s free too.

Parents and families we can provide support, information and advice on a variety of topics relating to children and young people aged 11-18, including how to support them, emotional distress, behaviour, mental health and well-being.

For other children’s services email: childrensservice@darlingtonmind.com

Young people – Overcoming anxiety during the Covid-19 lockdown: – A Guide

 

Video chat & support groups

Talk with like-minded people in a supportive, safe and confidential online environment. Free service.

email: crew@darlingtonmind.com

Welfare or Befriending Calls

For individuals we are offering free welfare calls to see how you are, to listen and provide emotional and practical support if you need it – families can be reassured that there’s someone else who can keep in touch with their loved ones plus free Befriending calls email: crew@darlingtonmind.com  (County Durham and Darlington) or NYTeam@darlingtonmind.com  (North Yorkshire)

 

Free prescription collection service

email: services@darlingtonmind.com – do you need help to collect your prescriptions? Signed permission required. All staff involved have been fully trained, vetted, carry picture ID and hold an enhanced DBS check. Darlington and Northallerton.

Free mini-bus hire (with driver)

email: services@darlingtonmind.com – If you need help to transport supplies – we can help – free of charge but donations towards fuel would be appreciated. Unfortunately we cannot carry people at this time during to social distancing regulations.

 

If there’s other support you need but it isn’t listed above please get in touch – we can guide you to someone who can help.

Our sincere thanks to all our funders and fundraisers for your unwavering support.

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