News & Events

Derwentside Detached Youth Project hosts many exciting activity opportunities for the young people of Consett and the wider Derwentside area. We are also active volunteers in the local community. Here are some of the things we’ve been doing recently

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Minibus Hire

Minibus Hire

We have a 16 seater minibus for hire as part of the community transport group. The minibus is available to community groups and individuals with...

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Updated posters 2023

Updated posters 2023

Here are some of the updated DDYP posters for 2023.   Take Pride LGBTQ+ Drop In Take Pride new Instagram page Take Pride new Instagram page

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Following the completion of our 3 year funding from the National Lottery we are please to say we have secured a further 3 year funding from The...

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Roots & Wings

The Roots & Wings Youth Cafe now open Thursday evenings from 4 p.m. in Blackhill Baptist Church.  All young people aged 11 - 18 are welcome,...

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The Barbour Foundation

We were fortunate to receive a grant from the Barbour Foundation of £1750.00 towards the cost of our Roots & Wings Cafe, We thank the Barbour...

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Contact The DDYP

Our office is only open part-time. Whilst  young people are welcome to call in for support, help with job searches, CV writing, crisis support or just a chat with a friendly face, it’s best to check first before calling in, so as not to be disappointed.


01207 501 863


Consett Detached Youth Project
Glenroyd House, Rooms 40 - 43
Medomsley Road
County Durham

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