William Dean Trust hands over Cheque to Ruby’s Fund

Trustees from the William Dean Countryside and Educational Trust recently met with Alison Parr of Ruby’s Fund to hand over a cheque for £25,000.  The amount is a donation towards transforming the outdoor space at Ruby’s Fund located on Roe St, Congleton, to create a sensory garden.  A covered area is now in place with a transparent … Continued


Author visit to Ruby’s Fund

Today we had a visit from author Emma Sandford who got to read her brand-new book to some eager children from The Nanny Barn nursery today when she visited us at Ruby’s Fund. The little boy’s face says it all: The Problem with Poppy is a HIT! If anyone would like to buy a copy … Continued


Parent Carer Lunch Club

It’s our parent carer lunch club tomorrow 12:30-2:30pm. Children are welcome. The sensory garden is open and Steph is making sausage rolls! Book here https://www.tickettailor.com/events/rubysfund/452500


Job vacancies

Ruby’s Fund are seeking to recruit experienced, skilled and motivated people to join our Thriving Families team. Thriving Families supports families of children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities within Cheshire East. For more information about Thriving Families click here Advertised on 20/5/21- Carer Engagement and Support Worker – 2 posts of 16 hours … Continued


Join our team!

Ruby’s Fund are seeking to recruit two experienced and motivated people to join our Thriving Families team as Carer Engagement and Support Workers. Thriving Families supports families of children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities across Cheshire East.  We are looking for two hardworking and energetic Carer Engagement and Support Workers to support carers … Continued


Sibs Club reaches new heights!

Ruby’s Fund Siblings session reached new heights this month! We teamed up with Orbis Outdoor Adventures Ltd who brought their mobile climbing tower to our sensory garden. It was great to have lots of new young people join us. We had 12 kids and 9 of them had never been to sibs before! Everyone that … Continued


Baby & You @RubysFund

Baby & You @RubysFund is a 6 month Covid response project to support new mums and their families to improve their mental health and wellbeing as you adjust to life as a new mum, becoming a family and a gentle introduction into making new friends Our support offer includes signposting, peer support groups, baby massage, baby … Continued


Virtual sensory bus sessions

During lockdown we have been restricted in how we can use the mobile sensory bus to provide support to SEND children in Cheshire East. With the help of the creative team at TMC we have been able to create a virtual bus session that can be delivered by TEAMS or Zoom on a 1:1 basis … Continued


I’m a Celebrity December Siblings Club

This month at Sibs group we had a set of  “I’m a celebrity: Get me out of here” themed activities. The kids were greeted at the door where they sanitised their hands and had their temperature checked, then they went upstairs to join the group. The first activity everyone did was a gross one, the … Continued


Government announcement 31/10/20

After last nights Government announcement some of our services will have to change slightly. We are awaiting further clarification and will post more information soon. Our sessions will run as planned until close of day on Wednesday. Tickets can be booked here: https://buytickets.at/rubysfundIf you have bookings with our external partners and room hirers please contact … Continued