Recent donations

We would like to thank those organisations who continue to provide valuable support.Read more

Treasurer and other new trustees needed!

Do you have a few hours a month to work with our trustees and staff management team to strengthen DASH and provide a sustainable future for the charity?Read more

C2C Cycling Success

Two coastlines, 135 miles, 10 cyclists, ONE objective – to raise valuable funds to support the important work DASH does.Read more

Vulnerable Women’s Project trip to Scarborough

As a part of our ‘Out and About’ programme, four of our residents from the Vulnerable Women’s Project in Gilesgate enjoyed a trip to the seaside courtesy of the Emmanuel Church, Durham.Read more

Volunteering week 2017

Volunteers’ Week is an annual celebration of the fantastic contribution millions of volunteers make across the UK. It takes place from 1st-7th June every year.Read more

Murder mystery donation

A group of Durham University students organised a murder mystery night at the Stag's Head bar in Collingwood College, on February the 18th.Read more

Placement with DASH

Gavin is in his second year of a BA (Hons) in Social Work at the University of Sunderland. He is currently working with DASH on a 70-day practice placement.Read more

New DASH website

The new DASH website has been designed and built with grateful thanks to the Transform Foundation who have provided the funding. The new site was much needed as the old site had become dated and was not particularly user friendly.Read more