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.
ROAD Partner, Jack Drum Arts, are to due to begin delivery of 3 fantastic courses to offer ROAD Participants the opportunity to socialise as well as learn new skills: Gentlemen’s GUY’S GATHERING sessions, Ladies ME TIME sessions and ARTS AND CRAFTS sessions are set to begin Thursday 1st February 2018 will all take place at St. Cuthbert’s Centre, times detailed […]
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 […]
The Pioneering Care Partnership ROAD Health and Wellbeing Team have started a monthly Cinema Club for ROAD Participants, launched with an entertaining trip to see Paddington 2 on the 28th of November! Seven of our Participants attended the trip and a good time was had by all. “I really enjoyed the trip to the Cinema. It […]
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 […]
ROAD Partnership Lead, Craig Drummond, yesterday attended a Christmas arts and crafts session at Partner Jack Drum Arts to see the fantastic entry designs our Participants are producing for the ROAD Christmas e-Card competition. We can’t wait to see all of the results and announce a winner!
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 […]
ROAD Partner, Jack Drum Arts, are to be running special one-off courses to offer gentlemen and ladies the opportunity to socialise as well as learn new skills: A ladies ME TIME session will take place on Thursday 30th November at St. Cuthbert’s Centre, Crook and a gentleman’s GUY’S GATHERING is to be held on Thursday 7th December at the […]
ROAD Partners Durham Community Action, Jack Drum Arts and Cornforth Partnership are collaborating together to offer ROAD Participants a ten week PICK N MIX course, in which they will be invited to learn a whole range of fantastic life skills, including money management, practical cooking and employability skills. The courses will run on Tuesday mornings […]