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.
Anna at ROAD Partner, Jack Drum Arts, has been running Christmas Arts and Crafts Sessions for some weeks now. We are excited to announce that ROAD Participants who are attending these sessions are taking part in a competition to design the ROAD 2017 Christmas e-Card which will be distributed to staff, Partners and contacts this […]
ROAD Health Trainer, Jane Marley, at Pioneering Care Partnership, has set up a Clothing Bank for ROAD Participants who are in need. Here are two beneficiaries of Jane’s hard work, and we hope to help many more. For more information on the ROAD Clothing Bank, contact Jane on 07715 204 462
ROAD recently held our second Participant Forum, where we invited those we work with to describe us, our service and our staff in just a few words. Just a glance at this fantastic word cloud clearly shows the positive impact our Building Better Opportunities Programme is having on the lives of the individuals with whom we […]