Welcome to

St. Margaret’s Centre.

COVID-19: St Margaret’s Centre is now open for current attendees. Visits are strictly by appointment only. For more information please click here.

St. Margaret’s Centre is a support centre for adults suffering from a wide range of mental health problems.

The centre aims to improve the health and wellbeing of the community of County Durham through a wide range of recovery activities, programmes and courses.

Discover what we do

Find out

what’s going on.

September Activities

Hello everyone, we hope that you are doing well. Here are the activities we have available in September. Unfortunately we are still not able to accept [...]


Please note that this notice is for current attendees of St Margaret's Centre:   Thank you for your patience. We have now finalised our plans [...]

COVID-19: Update

Unfortunately we have had to make the difficult decision to close St Margaret's Centre and The Old School Cafe until further notice. Staff will be contacting [...]

Through our work we enable individuals to gain confidence, increase self esteem, develop skills to help manage their problems and give people the building blocks to move forward.

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shop products.

All of our products are hand-made to order by the attendees at St. Margaret’s Centre.
If you’d like to place an order, simply get in touch.

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Help us to

make a difference.

Here are just some of the ways you can help.

Make a donation

By making a donation, you’re helping us to provide essential support to the attendees of St. Margaret’s Centre. Find out more on our Donate page.

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There are many opportunities to help us in all aspects of the charity, from one hour per week to several days a month. There is something for everybody.

Find out about Volunteering

Buy a product

At St. Margaret’s Centre we produce a wide range of hand-made products. The profit from every product sold goes straight back into helping our attendees.

Visit our Shop