ROAD Groundwork NE & Cumbria Senior Navigators, Vicky and Al, are today attending the Fulfilling Lives Fulfilling Employment event at Official New College Durham With over 50 market stalls, advice, guidance, support and opportunities for moving towards employment it will be a day packed full of information for people with physical and learning disabilities or […]
Durham Community Action’s Volunteering Development Officer, Charlotte Linton, is due to represent ROAD at some upcoming events across County Durham: Saturday 1st of September – Widening Horizons event at Auckland Youth and Community Centre Wednesday 5th September – Jobcentre Plus in partnership with National Careers Office are holding a Jobs Fair in September. The aim […]
ROAD are pleased to announce that our Partner, formerly known as DISC has changed names to Humankind. We fully support and love their change, and believe it reflects not only the ethos of their organisation, but also our Programme. For more information on Humankind, visit: https://humankindcharity.org.uk ROAD works with those aged 25 and above who […]
A fantastic article by reporter, Lizzie Anderson, features in the 21st March edition of the Northern Echo. Read about how ROAD and staff from our Partners Changing Lives and CDC Enterprise Agency helped Elizabeth to achieve her dream to be self employed. You can find the article here.
Our fantastic Programme & Marketing Officer, Rachel Vickers, is celebrating winning the Groundwork North East and Cumbria ‘Employee of the Year’ award at the Annual Staff Awards on 13th of December 2017. This is a great achievement and richly deserved recognition for Rachel, and integral member of the ROAD Partnership Team. Well done Rachel.
Christmas is on it’s way, there’s snow around County Durham, and Colin the ROAD Groundwork office cactus is wearing his hat! We have been running a competition within the Jack Drum Arts Christmas Arts and Crafts session ran by Anna for Participants to create a design for the ROAD Christmas e-Card. Entries are in and […]
From end of November 2017, ROAD are offering £20 gift vouchers to Participants who make a referral into the ROAD Programme. Participants are invited to spread the word about ROAD and our work, and upon successful registration of an eligible and suitable Participant, the referrer will receive a gift voucher of their choice to the […]
We are very proud of our Participants who have recently been presented with their accredited Volunteer Passport, delivered by County Durham Volunteering at Durham Community Action. For more information on how ROAD can help Participants enter into volunteering, click here. ROAD’s volunteering offering is led by Durham Community Action.