Cygnet Victoria House

Barton Street, Darlington, County Durham, DL1 2LN

Gender: Male

Age: 18+

Beds: 26

Cygnet Victoria House is a 26 bed mental health inpatient service for men. The service, split across two wards, provides a safe and stabilising environment for men who are experiencing an acute episode of mental illness and require an emergency admission.

The ethos of our service is about assessing and treating service users in the least restrictive environment and planning for discharge in a robust and timely fashion. With a focus on stabilisation, we will support service users to manage their mental health, reinforce daily living skills and prepare for independent life back in the community.

Our team works closely and collaboratively with service users, their families and the referrer to provide a seamless pathway from referral to discharge. Our approach is recovery focused and supported by comprehensive multi-disciplinary teams, contributing to shorter lengths of stay.

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Peter Gibson MP and Paul Jones, Hospital Manager of Cygnet Victoria House

Darlington MP visits Cygnet Victoria House

Cygnet Victoria House recently welcomed a visit from its local MP who wanted to learn more about the services on offer and how it supports men suffering with their mental health to return to community living.


Olympic fun at Cygnet Victoria House

Albert Ward at Cygnet Victoria House in Darlington enjoyed a day of Olympic activities! Due to rain it was held inside but that didn’t stop everyone from having fun!

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