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Emerging Priorities

The One Darlington Partnership commissioned a report looking at how Darlington residents' lives, and the services they receive, have been and will continue to be affected by the economic downturn of 2007/8 and it's related pressures; including the government's subsequent and continuing policy of austerity, demographic pressures and growing inequality.

Read the report here.

By Administrator at 18 Jan 2016

One Darlington Survey

The third issue of the One Darlington magazine is hitting doormats this week and we want to know what you think!

Complete our reader survey before 1st February and you could win High Street vouchers!

 

Click here to access the survey!

 

By Administrator at 6 Jan 2016

Syrian Refugee Crisis

As announced by Councillor Bill Dixon, leader of Darlington Borough Council, Darlington has offered to take 10 refugee families.

Individuals and businesses across the town have been offering support and donations but until the families arrive, it is hard to predict what their needs will be.

One Darlington - the Darlington Partnership - supported by the faith communities has established a refugee fund in an account hosted by the Darlington Credit Union. This fund will allow people to contribute financially until it is ascertained what the needs of the refugees are. 

If you would like to donate you can either:

- visit the Credit Union office at Church Row, Darlington DL1 5QD and quote the Darlington Refugee Support fund

- donate online using the following details, again quoting the Darlington Refugee Support Fund, Co-operative Bank: Sort Code: 08-90-42, A/c No: 67000742, Ref: 1600.

Donations of clothing, bedding, food, etc. can be made to existing collection points such as food banks and the Salvation Army.  We will involve them in the co-ordinated response. 

If you are interested in helping charities working with refugees and asylum seekers locally you can contact The North of England Refugee Service by visiting their website http://www.refugee.org.uk/ or donate to national charities like the Refugee Council at www.refugeecouncil.org.uk/

By Admin at 17 Sep 2015
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