Advocacy (Rethink)

Advocacy service covering all County Durham. 

address: Co Durham Advocacy Service, Unit 15, Crook Business Centre, New Road, Crook, Co Durham, DL15 8QX

tel: 01388 766310

Aspire Project

A project for women only that provides a range of help and support.

tel: 0191 389 1504


Barnardo’s Young Carers, East Durham and Derwentside

address:  Care of Barnardo's, Stanley Day Centre, Wear Road, Stanley

tel: 01207 282585


Chester le Street Mind

address: 27 The Close East, South Pelaw, Chester-le-Street, Co Durham, DH2 2EY

tel: 0191 3883411



Citizens Advice

address: 32 Claypath, Durham, DH1 1RH

tel:       03444 111 444

County Durham User and Carer Forum

address: 3 Waddington Street, Durham City, DH1 4BG

tel:       0191 386 0702

Cruse (bereavement counselling and befriending service)

tel: 01325 288633 (Tees Valley and Durham area)



Derwentside Carers Centre

address: The Village Hall, Delves Lane, Consett, DH8 7BH

tel:       01207 502688

Derwentside Mind

address: Consett office: 22 Nelson Street, Consett, Co Durham, DH8 5RA

              Stanley office: Off East Parade, Stanley, Co Durham, DH9 0PS

tel: 01207 591705 or 591785  



Durham and Chester le Street Carers Support

address: Bullion Hall, Bullion Lane, Chester le Street, DH2 2ES

tel: 0191 387 1991

Durham Young People's Centre

Young people between the ages of 18 and 25 years can access counselling.

address: End House, Claypath, Durham.

tel: 0191 383 1414

Representational Advocacy Service (RAS)

address: Durham Citizen's Advice Bureau (CAB), Millennium Place, Durham, DH1 1WA

tel:       0191 383 0568

Schizophrenia Carer Support Group

address: Primrose Lodge, Durham Road, Chester le Street

tel: 0191 333 3711

STAMP Revisited

A free, independent and confidential advocacy service to people with mental health issues, supporting them and empowering them to put forward their own views.  The service is available to people living in:  Middlesbrough; Redcar; East Cleveland; Stockton-on-Tees; Billingham; Hartlepool; County Durham; Darlington; Scarborough, Whitby and Ryedale.

address: Roseberry Park, Marton Road, Middlesbrough, TS4 3AF

tel: 01642 837555