Sedgefield Supported Accommodation, Home Group – Care and Support

West Cornforth is a fully furnished supported accommodation service for people with mental health needs, offering medium length support for up to seven years.

Our aim is to support people to reach their full potential and take control over their own lives to enable them in their recovery, lessening the impact of mental health issues to live independently. We aim to support people in their recovery journey, building a meaningful and satisfying life, as defined by the person themselves, whether or not there are ongoing or recurring symptoms and problems

We have:

  • thirteen single occupancy accommodation
  • one shared occupancy within the Core and Cluster in West Cornforth
  • 24 hour support available 
  • long stay – between two and seven years

We offer support to people aged 18 years and over.

Areas of support include:

  • budgeting
  • debt advice
  • benefits help
  • help to understand your tenancy responsibilities
  • developing independent living skills
  • settling into your home and setting up utilities
  • advice on how to access other services in your local community and help to access
  • training, education and employment opportunities
  • wellbeing and recovery focused support

For further information, please contact: Gemma Bennet on 0300 131 0401 between 9.00am - 5.00pm.

When is it on?

Session information
9.00am - 5.00pm

Who to contact

Contact name
Gemma Bennett
Contact position
Client Service Manager
0300 131 0401

Where to go

The Gateway
Mercury House
Belmont Business Park
County Durham

Other details

Cost description
Please ring the Service for information
Referral and availability notes

Both services are for people with enduring mental health issues aged between 18 and 65 years.

Age range
18 - 65 years

Durham County Council's Families Information Service does not promote nor endorse the services advertised on this website. Anyone seeking to use/access such services does so at their own risk and may make all appropriate enquiries about fitness for purpose and suitability to meet their needs.
  • Homegroup

Journey planner

Address: Mercury House  Belmont Business Park  Belmont  Durham  County Durham

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