Film premiere showcases ROAD’s success

Date: January 14, 2020

Category: Public Events

A little slice of Hollywood came to Crook with the premiere of a short film created by participants of Reaching Out Across Durham – a voluntary project to help County Durham residents unlock their potential. The film, which was produced by and features participants on the Reaching Out Across Durham (ROAD) project, shows some of […]

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Christmas lunches across Durham

Date: December 17, 2019

Category: Public Events

No one should spend Christmas alone, so it’s heartwarming to see various organisations getting into the giving spirit by hosting FREE Christmas lunches across Durham, as well as offering food parcels and other support. NORTH DURHAM Free meals for children, 20th December 2019-6th January 2020.  Pact House,                39 Front street, Stanley. DH9 0JE  Pact house […]

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ROAD Staff Volunteer at Tesco’s Food Collection

Date: December 5, 2018

Category: Collaborative Working, Participant Events, Public Events

ROAD’s Partnership Lead, Craig Drummond, and Groundwork Navigator, Alan Foster, helped out at Newton Aycliffe Tesco at their annual #EveryCanHelps food collection. We are very proud that our staff were able to contribute their time and efforts for such a good cause, one that ROAD fully supports. How the Food Collection works This time of […]

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GWKNE & C Senior Navigators attend Fulfilling Lives Fulfilling Employment event at New College Durham

Date: October 25, 2018

Category: Collaborative Working, Participant Events, Press Release, Public Events

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 […]

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DCA’s ROAD Staff to Attend Upcoming Events

Date: August 23, 2018

Category: Collaborative Working, Participant Events, Press Release, Public Events

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 […]

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ROAD Partner DISC becomes Humankind

Date: June 11, 2018

Category: Collaborative Working, Participant Events, Press Release, Public Events

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 […]

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ROAD Representation at Carers Rights Days

Date: November 24, 2017

Category: Collaborative Working, Public Events

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 […]

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ROAD Participants Achieve Volunteer Passport Accreditation

Date: November 10, 2017

Category: Collaborative Working, Participant Events, Press Release, Public Events

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.

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