Donation instead of a Christmas Card Campaign

October 20, 2019

It’s that time of year where you or your business maybe starting to think about buying Christmas cards. Instead of Christmas Cards why not choose an environmentally friendly alternative and donate to Ruby’s Fund donation instead of a Christmas Card campaign. Your support can help us to help families of children with additional needs who … Continued


New Befriending Project

September 27, 2019

We are delighted to announce the launch of our new befriending project. This is a grant funded project. DO YOU HAVE A CHILD WITH ADDITIONAL NEEDS? * Are you putting on a brave face? * Do you get out of the house less than you would like to? * Are you struggling to cope as … Continued


Kanga Health Ltd support Ruby’s Fund

September 24, 2019

Kanga Health Ltd, the international digital health business based in Congleton, has donated £1000 to Ruby’s Fund to help with the BOB (Buy our Building) appeal.  Ruby’s Fund Sensory Centre, which provides services for children with additional needs and their families, opened in the Meridian House, Roe Street, Congleton in 2014 and has been awarded … Continued


Fundraising update

September 10, 2019

**FUNDRAISING UPDATE** todate with your support we have raised £32,040.00 for our Buy Our Building appeal. An amazing sum but we need to keep going! Our huge thanks and gratitude to all of our supporters far and wide https://www.rubysfund.co.uk/buy-our-building-appeal/


The problem of finding a good disabled loo!

August 13, 2019

Before we opened Ruby’s Fund Sensory Centre I found myself changing Ruby on the floor of a cafe toilet. The floor was dirty and from that day I stopped going out with her to places without changing facilities for children weighing 15kg+. Those facilities were few and far between then (pre 2014). From that experience … Continued


Town House in the Park Event

July 6, 2019

We are so happy to announce Townhouse in the Park raised £600.00 from nursery and community contributions donated. Town House Nurseries kindly support two charities, ourselves Ruby’s Fund and PeterPan Centre for Children with Special Needs, who support children with additional needs to have the very best start in life. This event could not have happened … Continued


Teddy Bears Picnic

May 30, 2019

Its the annual Teddy Bears Picnic in Congleton Park on June 11th between 12:30-2:30pm. The event is supported by Congleton Town Council who have given a grant of £500 towards the event. There will be craft table, face painting, Tiddly Boppers, story time with Congleton Library, PCSO finger printing and Peppa Pig will be making a guest … Continued


Easter Egg Donations

March 19, 2019

We are hoping for 40 Easter eggs to be donated so we can pass them on to some of our wonderful children who attend our additional need sessions. If you are an Easter bunny who can help please get in touch. We would ideally like donations by Friday 29th March so we can give them … Continued


OPEN PLAY PRICE INCREASE

December 29, 2018

As of 1st January 2019 the admission price to Ruby’s Fund for open play will be £2 for the first child, £1 for siblings. This is the first increase since we opened in September 2014. We have a huge challenge ahead of us to raise £250,000 to buy our building. We hope you understand and … Continued


‘Spooktacular’ Ruby’s Centre is nineteenth venue to connect communities

October 30, 2018

The latest Connected Communities centre opening had a Halloween theme and was attended by about 100 people who enjoyed a range of spooky games and fun-filled activities. Ruby’s Fund, in Congleton, was packed with children and families at the end of October – all of whom came to join in the celebrations to recognise the … Continued