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Day Centre

First Stop Darlington - Access and inclusion services

Services offered

Core service includes: Help with income; housing issues; poverty/debt; mental health and wellbeing support, digital inclusion and employment support.

Area served

Darlington and surrounding area.

Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

People 16years and above. Anyone who needs help to improve their life chances. Anyone experiencing poverty, homelessness, unemployment, life events that are impacting their ability to move forward positively. People who need to understand all the options available to them so they can make the right choices for their and their families lives. Those looking for positive solutions, options to change, help to make changes etc.

Best way to get in touch

How to contact

Free Telephone Number 0808 196 3144 or pop down to make an appointment.

How to contact - Opening times

  • Monday: 9:30am - 12:30am, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
  • Tuesday: 9:30am - 12:30am, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
  • Wednesday: 9:30am - 12:30am, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
  • Thursday: 9:30am - 12:30am, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
  • Friday: 9:30am - 12:30am, 1:30pm - 4:30pm


Wheelchair access

Yes - limited

Adapted toilets


Further information

Public transport

Yes, centre of town which is served by all busses in Darlington.