First Point Peer Mentors

First Point Peer Mentors have experience in the following areas specifically to help you: 

Homelessness

Mental Health

Bullying

Addiction

LGBTQ+

Criminal Justice System

Domestic Abuse

Trauma

School Refusal among others.

The team can assist you in a number of ways offering support with:

Housing or financial issues

Budgeting

Organisation

Living skills

Employability

Routes to education.

Peer Mentors can also help by accompanying you to appointments and registering or signposting to other services that can help you in other ways. The team are here to support you to overcome barriers and achieve goals, they are all experts by experience and may have been through similar struggles or experiences that you can relate to.

To receive help from the First Point Peer Mentors call: 0191 3077130 or email: peersupport@firstpointdurham.co.uk