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

Local demand

A significant change in recent years has been the level of complex needs of people coming into DASH services.

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Fundraise for Us

Here at DASH we rely upon the support we get through fundraising to help deliver our services and achieve our goals. We need to identify alternative income sources and fundraising is key to maintaining service delivery and helping to sustain the charity.

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Submit referral

To make a referral please complete the form with as much information as possible, not forgetting your contact details. We will endeavour to process your application as quickly as possible.

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Events

  • Online Auction of Promises

    The Auction has now ended. Thanks to all who took part. We will inform the highest bidders of each Lot and make arrangements for them to collect their Promise(s). Read more

Latest News

  • Rough Sleeping Counts and Estimates

    Every year Local Authorities in England provide a figure for how many people they believe are sleeping rough on a typical night between 1 October and 30 November. Read more

  • 33,000 working homeless

    Homelessness charity Shelter has found that more than half of homeless families are working – that’s 33000 families. Read more

  • The Launch of the 2018 Swimathon

    The City’s annual Swimathon, held at Freeman's Quay Leisure Centre each November, is organised jointly by The Rotary Club of Durham Charity Fund and The Mayor of Durham’s Charity, and typically raises over £6,000 per year for local charities. Read more

  • Goodbye and Hello!

    We thank John for his loyal and dedicated service over the years and we wish him all the very best for his well-earned retirement. Read more

  • More than half of homeless families in work, says Shelter

    Homelessness charity Shelter has found that more than half of homeless families are working – that’s 33000 families. Read more

  • DASH Spring Walk

    A group of DASH staff, trustees, residents and volunteers walked from Finchale Priory to Durham Cathedral on 30th April. Read more

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