Firststop Darlington © 2015



First Stop has been established for 16 years in Darlington.

Opening our doors to our first client on 3rd May 1999 we continue to provide information, advice, support and onward referral to those who are homeless, or at risk of becoming homeless, or who are socially excluded. We continue to redefine the services we offer to those people most in need by expanding our services to offer a more complete and comprehensive service.

We deal with a wide range of subjects in a friendly and relaxed environment. No matter how small you think your problem is, we at First Stop are here to help. So drop in and see us - all our staff are friendly and approachable.


Some of the services we offer include:


• A listening ear


• Jobs Search


• Free Laundry and shower facilities


• Help to fill in forms


• Private landlords list


• Free telephone and internet


• Sexual health advice