Projects

Durham Deafened Support facilitate a range of activities for its members. You can find a range of the activities that we are currently offering below. If you are interested in participating in any activity please contact us.

Crafts

Are you interested in meeting others with hearing loss in a Social Setting or learning a new craft.  If so we currently run craft classes in the following locations.  If you are interested in attending a class please let us know.

Select your nearest location for session type, day and time:

Coxhoe

Rag Rug Making

Monday - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Darlington

Various Projects from Recycled Materials

Tuesday - 12:30pm to 2:30pm

Horden

Rag Rug Making

Tuesday - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Friendship Group for people with Dual Sensory Loss

Wednesday - 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Newton Aycliffe

Rag Rug Making

Wednesday - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Sedgefield

Card Making

Wednesday - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Willington

General Crafts

Monday 10AM - 12 noon

Craft Photo Gallery

Yoga

Take time to relax with one of our Yoga classes. If you are interested in attending a class please let us know.

Select your nearest location for session day and time.

Darlington

Tuesday - 11:00am to 12:00pm

Horden

Friday - 9:45am to 11:15am

Bishop Auckland

Friday - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Durham

Tuesday 1PM to 2PM

Walking for Health

Summer Walks 2021

Click here to view our Summer Walks poster.

Select a date below to see more information about each walk:

Wednesday 9th June 2021

Place:

Durham Riverside Walk
Length of walk dependant on participants on the day.
Off road paths.

Time:

10:00am

Meeting Point:

Prince Bishops Car Park, Riverside entrance by the lifts/ stairwell.

Other information:

Prince Bishops car park, disabled car parking on Deck 1, 0 -2 hrs £2.10

Wednesday 23rd June 2021

Place:

Hardwick Hall Country Park
1 mile easy on the flat Wheelchair accessible

Time:

10:00am

Meeting Point:

Hardwick Hall Park Car park next to the visitor’s centre.

Other information:

Car parking charges. Up to 2hrs £2 or £3 for full day
Café and toilets in Visitor’s centre

Tuesday 6th July 2021

Place:

Seaham Beach Front
1 mile Depending on route and participants. Mainly flat, but with some steep steps.

Time:

10:00am

Meeting Point:

Tommy Statue

Other information:

Free parking and disabled car parking is available near the Tommy Statue

Wednesday 21st July 2021

Place:

Wolsingham Riverside Walk
Length of walk dependant on the participants, riverside paths, some roads.  Mainly flat and a very gentle incline.

Time:

10:00am

Meeting Point:

The Car Park at Wolsingham Recreation Grounds.

Other information:

Pay and Display Car Park.

Wednesday 5th August 2021

Place:

Chester-Le- Street Riverside Park
1 ½ miles  (depending on make-up of the group)
Flat ground

Time:

10:00am

Meeting Point:

The Riverside Park Car park

Other information:

Pay and display Car Park.
Toilets available

Wednesday 18th August 2021

Place:

Bishop Auckland Castle Deer Park
1 to 1 ½ Miles depending on route and participants.
Rough ground and inclines

Time:

10:00am

Meeting Point:

At the entrance of the Castle and Park on Market Place Road

Other information:

Car Parks - North Bondgate (DL14 7PG) 60p for up to 2 hrs and 50p per hr thereafter.
Kingsway Castle Chare , (DL14 7JF) £2.10  0 – 24 hrs
Disabled car parking available in Market Place
Toilets and cafes in town

Wednesday 1st September 2021

Place:

Allensford Country Park, Castleside, Consett
1 to 1 ½ miles, flat ground on grass and woodland country paths can be very wet if it has been raining

Time:

10:00am

Meeting Point:

Meeting at the car park by the Caravan site

Other information:

Free car parking (DH8 9BA)
Toilets
Disabled parking

Film Club

Showing Subtitled Films

Starts Monday 20th January 2020
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Horden Social Welfare
Seventh Street, Horden, SR8 4LX

Click here for more information.