Welcome To Darlington Mind


Housing Service


"Walls with compassion, empowerment & care"

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Darlington Mind Housing Service is dedicated to providing quality, fully furnished, safe and supportive accommodation for vulnerable single individuals over the age of 18.

The supported living service offers its tenants skilled and experienced support staff to provide practical assistance with many day-to-day tasks, including:
  • the promotion of mental and physical wellbeing;
  • support with life improvement goals;
  • support to obtain state benefits;
  • help with budgeting and saving plans;
  • domestic and social care guidance, tailored to meet an individual's needs.

The supported living service offers you the opportunity to become skilled at taking control of your life and to confidently manage a home and the responsibilities of a tenancy.

When you are ready to move on, we can advise you about housing options available to you and assist you every step of the way.

Our Aims

  • To enable independent living;
  • To encourage education, training, employment, leisure and volunteer opportunities;
  • To support and promote self esteem and self worth;
  • To develop a pro-active approach, to accommodate your support needs and help you to achieve your aspirations;
  • To provide continual reassessment of your support needs and adapt our services to meet your requirements;
  • To move you on to appropriate housing in the community that accommodates your individual needs;
  • To support you in planning and preparing to move to independent accommodation;
  • To ensure that the process of moving is as smooth a transition as possible.

 

How to Apply

Application Packs can be requested by phone or, if you prefer, you can ask your Social Worker, Community Psychiatric Nurse (CPN), GP (General Practitioner) or any other agency involved in your care to contact us on your behalf.

For more information on Housing please contact the Housing Co-ordinator:

Tel – 01325 283169

Fax – 01325 285332

E-mail – contactus@darlingtonmind.com

Comments and Testimonials

"Thank you for giving me the opportunity to move on with my life."

"I'll never forget what you've done for me... I'm in my own independent flat thanks to you all."

"Coming here has changed my life for the better."

"You are always there when I need you."