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Darlington ARQ has relocated


Darlington ARQ has relocated you can now find them at:

Darlington ARQ CIC,

Unit 48, Cornmill Shopping Centre,

Priestgate, Darlington

Co Durham, DL1 1LT

01325 788203



Their services are:

Counselling: Counselling is a confidential helping activity whereby through the use of active listening youare empowered to help yourself, face your issues and develop strategies for coping with them.

Peer Support: Providing a designated safe space; a place where you can talk openly about your sexuality, gender expression, gender identity and indeed any aspect of LGBT+ lifestyle. Peer Support can also take place as part of organised groups.

LGBT Awareness Education: High quality LGBT+ awareness education around LGBT+ culture and life; written by their service users and clients available to anyone.

Drop In Anytime: Unit 48 Cornmill Shopping Centre, Priestgate, Darlington, Co Durham DL1 1LT

To make a referral for yourself or anyone else, please use the referral link here https://darlingtonarq.com/referral-form/

Pop along to talk about your experiences or just hang out with other LGBT people like you in a safe and accepting space.

Ran by their counselling staff and support volunteers, they take part in a wide range of activities, designed to support and enrich their inclusive members.

To find out more; phone them on 01325 788 203, or email them on darlingtonarq@gmail.com or even better, drop in to their unit in the Cornmill Centre.










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