Carers short breaks initiative

We are delighted to share with you that we are now able to refer registered Parent Carers into Carefree! Eligibility criteria includes:To qualify for a break, a carer must be:● Aged 18 or over● A full-time unpaid carer (30+ hours per week)● Able to arrange interim care● Able to pay for extras (admin fee £25, … Continued

Thank you to DJs Past and Present

Ruby’s Fund would like to say thank you to DJs Past and Present for all their hard work on the recent Northern Soul Gig on 30th April. Here is a few words from them: DJs Past and Present ( aka Richard Wharfe & Chris Booth ) would like to announce that at the Charity Northern … Continued

New logo!

We have recently given our logo a little update. We hope you like it as much as we do. Ruby’s Fund was started back in 2009 when Ruby’s mum couldn’t find the support she needed for Ruby, herself and her family. Back then we were a ‘fund’ raising money to open a sensory centre for … Continued

New! Sensory Resource Library

Ruby’s Fund sensory resource library Ruby’s Fund can now support SEND families living in Cheshire East by offering a sensory resource library, thanks to grant funding. Families can explore and borrow a range of sensory products to see if they would benefit their child. There are so many different products on the market, and the … Continued

Join our Team – Family Volunteer Support Coordinator (South)

The Family Volunteer Support Service is looking for a new Coordinator for the Crewe and Nantwich locality. The role is 24 hours per week and is a fixed term contract for 18 months and is a commissioned service of Cheshire East Council. For more information and to apply please click here

Session & Service Update

We wanted update you with current sessions and services as some of the team are still working remotely. The sessions currently running at the centre are SEND sessions including short breaks, sibs group, lunch club, Saturday family social and SEND Sunday. Our outreach sessions continue as advertised. External providers continue with their sessions at the … Continued

Could you be our new Centre Coordinator?

Would you like to start 2022 with a new role? We are looking for a centre coordinator to help keep the daily operations of our sensory centre running smoothly. Please click on the link to find out more about the role and how to apply. Centre Co-ordinator

Join our team – Volunteer Family Support Coordinator

Would you like to start 2022 with a new role? We are looking for a Volunteer Family Support Coordinator (Central) to be based at our office in Congleton and across the central area of Cheshire East. Volunteer Family Support Coordinator (Central) Please click on the above link to find out more about the the role … Continued

Festive Lunch for Parent Carers

Today some of our lovely parent carers enjoyed a Christmas Lunch at The Cock in Macclesfield. This festive meal was part of Ruby’s Fund BeConfident project for parent carers and was made possible with a grant from N-Compass

Chamber of Commerce donation

Jackie Randles from East Cheshire Chamber of Commerce visited the centre to present us with monies raised from a recent raffle at a clay shoot and lunch. The sum of£225 was raised on the raffle and £100 for a pumpkin donated by Goostrey Home & Leisure which was auctioned.