Project Manager: Hannah Lindsey

Are you, or anybody you know interested in having a Move Mate in Durham? Please scroll down the page and click 'Request a Move Mate' or call the number below. We have lots of lovely volunteers in Durham City ready to walk with you! We are still actively recruiting Volunteers in Durham but we have people waiting to be paired in the Chester le Street and Stanley areas, so especially need volunteers from here. We'd LOVE you to join our Move Mates team.

Working Hours

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday


“I notice the difference – I feel happier and my legs are stronger.
It’s great, I’m really pleased.”

Get involved in Durham

I Want to Request
a Move Mate in Durham

If you’re interested in having a Move Mate, please request an information pack using the button below. The information pack provides more detail about eligibility and how to contact your local project. 

You can also use the button to request an information pack on behalf of someone else. In this case, you must have their express consent to share their details.

I Want to Volunteer
in Durham

We are actively recruiting volunteers for our fantastic Move Mates project in Durham.

Are you compassionate, a good communicator and empathetic to people from all walks of life? This could be for you! Can you give an hour or two a week to walk and talk with someone, and make a 3 month minimum commitment?

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Move Mates in Numbers

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All Time Pairings
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Move Mate Stories

Read our latest stories about our volunteers and the people we help.


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