Ruby’s Fund – Volunteer Family Support Service

Do you have experience working with families?  We are looking to expand our team with 3 new posts for our new Volunteer Family Support Service. This new service is commissioned by Cheshire East Council.  If you have a background in volunteer co-ordination and supporting adults and children of all abilities then please read on.  Please … Continued


Ruby’s Fund & The Georgia Leigh Ogden Foundation

Ruby’s Fund has received a donation of £3000 from The Georgia Leigh Ogden Foundation. The donation will be used to buy sensory toys and equipment that will benefit Cheshire East children with additional needs.  Alison Parr told us “The Georgia Leigh Ogden Foundation approached us to offer support and we agreed together that we would … Continued


Where to start

Many families, come to Ruby’s Fund not knowing where to start looking for the right support, or know what the right support may be for their child. The team at Ruby’s Fund have collated some useful guides that may help families to know where to go and how to get started on their journey if … Continued


Playworker vacancy

Ruby’s Fund are looking for a fun, active, enthusiastic, motivated and creative sensory problem solver with experience of working with disabled children, young people and their families. We are recruiting a playworker to join our team based in Congleton but will be required to work across Cheshire East. This is a unique opportunity to work … Continued


Join our Thriving Families Team

Our Thriving Families Team are looking to recruit a new team member in an Office Support Co-ordinator role. The role is for 16 hours per week and initially is an 8 month contract. Click here to find out more.


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