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A time to say thanks

Volunteers Week takes place 1-7 June every year. It’s a chance to recognise the fantastic contribution volunteers make to our communities and say thank you.

DASH promotional video

We are pleased to present our new film about DASH. It includes interviews with staff, volunteers, residents and a DASH trustee. The film was produced by Izzy Gale who is one of our volunteers and a keen amateur film maker. It summarises

Thank you Emmanuel Church

We think DASH is a great part of Gilesgate and so we’re really pleased to have been involved in supporting its work for several years now.

Support DASH with Amazon Smile

AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support DASH every time you shop, at no cost to you. AmazonSmile is available at smile.amazon.co.uk on your web browser and can be activated in the Amazon Shopping App.

Lauren case study

I would really recommend volunteering with DASH because the staff are really supportive and flexible, and the volunteering activities are super rewarding!

Looking for a new years challenge?

A TEAM of Town Planners has initiated a 2021 challenge – to make a virtual journey from Land’s End to John o’ Groats to raise money for Durham Action on Single Housing!

Co-op Local Community Fund

You can help us to maximise the income we receive from the fund by promoting our cause, encouraging anyone you know who is a Co-op members to support us or to become a member and support us directly.

Everyone, regardless of circumstances, should have a fundamental right to a place of shelter, and help to rebuild their life

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Over the last 5 years

Our volunteers

Mark Tallentire

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Bea Kingsley

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Peter Samuel

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Allysa Kyrou

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Olivia McCune

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Jess Hill

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Tamzin Williams

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Lauren Powdrell

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Your support is critical to ensuring we can continue accommodating and supporting the homeless people we work with.

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