County Durham Community Foundation

County Durham Community Foundation

County Durham Community Foundation provides grants that make a genuine difference to the lives of local people. We manage charitable funds donated by local individuals, families, businesses and trusts, building up a source of long-term support for the community and acting as the vital link between donors and local needs.

 

Durham Cathedral

Durham Cathedral is one of the great buildings of Europe: a Christian Church of the Anglican Communion; seat of the Bishop of Durham; and a place of worship, welcome and hospitality.

Durham Wildlife Trust

Durham Wildlife Trust is an independent charity and limited company that was established in 1971, originally as the Durham County Conservation Trust, becoming Durham Wildlife Trust is 1988.

Across County Durham, Darlington, Gateshead, South Tyneside and Sunderland, no one is working harder to protect our wildlife for future generations.

Emmanuel House

Gateshead’s free holistic therapy and drop in centre, providing free care for anyone affected by cancer or terminal illness. Come to talk, to share, to relax and be yourself.
Emmanuel House is a non-profit making charitable organisation and everything is free of charge.

Below is a list of some of the types of therapies that we provide:

body massage
reflexology
aromatherapy massage
indian head massage
sports injury
remedial massage
M-L-D massage
You can also enjoy a relaxing Jacuzzi, have your hair done or just simply a friendly chat. Refreshments, snacks and light lunches are provided and everything is free of charge. We also have a well equipped summer house for children of different ages where they can have fun while their mam or dad chill out.

St Cuthbert’s Hospice

St Cuthbert’s Hospice is one of County Durham’s most loved and respected charities. Each year we care for thousands of individuals and families who need us at what is a truly challenging time. We must raise over £2 million every year to continue to provide In-Patient care, our day services at The Living Well Centre and our ground breaking dementia care service. We have a community of dedicated supporters and many local and national businesses who help us in our mission to make every day count.