Today is Carer’s Rights Day, and all over County Durham, events are being held in conjunction with Durham County Carers to help those already caring for others in the County. ROAD Navigators, Karen and Tara from Durham Community Action are at the event being held at Barnard Castle, and John from Finchale has a stall […]
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 […]
Jane Marley, Health and Wellbeing Coach at Pioneering Care Partnership, is once again hosting a 10-week healthy coffee and chat session from 1pm until 3pm. The sessions run each Wednesday, starting this week, and run for ten weeks until the 29th of November. All ROAD Participants are welcome. For more information, call Jane on 07715 […]
The ROAD Team attended the Advice in County Durham Preparing for Universal Credit conference in Durham today, to learn more about the changes and impact of this revised benefit scheme, and to share best practice with other service providers. For more information on Universal Credit, click here.
Are you 25 years of age or above? Live in County Durham? Out of work? ROAD Groundwork NE & Cumbria can help you to find your potential. Today Sophie and Al from Changing Lives will be hosting a drop-in session at Durham Lifeline from 12.30pm. For more information, call Sophie on 07812 663 034 or […]
ROAD Navigator for Groundwork NE & Cumbria, Alison Soulsby, represented ROAD at the Natwest Rugby Force Family Weekend held at Eden Hill RFC this weekend. With a stall set up from which to offer advice, Alison had a fantastic day in the sunshine, even having some time to look at some of the shows on offer.
A plan for a life-enhancing £2.4 million project, led by Groundwork NE & Cumbria, is the only one in County Durham to have got through stage one of the process to secure funding through Building Better Opportunities, a Big Lottery Fund and European Social Fund initiative. If successful at the next stage in 2016, the […]