Pictures by Izzy

A big thank you to Izzy Gale for her photography services Read more

Residents health & wellbeing programme

DASH residents have been involved in a number of classes and activities aimed at improving their health and wellbeing. Read more

Canny Kitchen creative cookery classes

DASH residents have been learning new cookery skills under the excellent guidance of the Canny Kitchen aka Carolyn Hough. Read more

Matthew Shahin Richardson - Case Study

DASH is a fantastic organisation with a welcoming and lively team, I would recommend them as an organisation to volunteer for. Read more

Welcome Packs prove very welcome!

New DASH residents are happy with the Welcome Packs they are receiving. Read more

Why Volunteer with DASH?

Volunteering in the homelessness sector Read more

DASH runners - run for DASH!

Whether you are a keen, regular runner or you just fancy getting into running for the first time, we would love to hear from you. Read more

Tempest Dance Group Donation

The Tempest Dance Group raised £98 through a raffle at their annual event. Read more

Barry Moves On

Barry came to stay with DASH in 2008. He required supported accommodation as he was struggling to live on his own. Read more

Recent donations

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

Trustees needed!

Do you have skills and experience which will help DASH to prosper? 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

VWP trip to Scarborough

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