Rugby FM Jason Presents £1,615 Fundraiser Cheque

Rugby FM presenter Jason Moss visited New Directions to present a cheque for £1,615 to our charity raised from the Pride of Rugby Awards night fundraiser. We are delighted that New Directions is Rugby FM’s Charity of the Year. Jason interviewed Kelsey on the day, who...

BBC Jo Researches Supported Living

New Directions welcomed BBC radio journalist Jo Tidman to Richmond Court during Learning Disability Week this June for a close-up view of our charity’s supported living accommodation. Jo is BBC Coventry and Warwickshire Radio’s in-depth reporter for their breakfast...

£10,000 Donation From Rugby Group Benevolent Fund

As part of their continued support for our charity, Rugby Group Benevolent Fund Trustee, Ian Southcott presented New Directions with a cheque for £10,000 toward the sensory garden at our latest supported living development, Richmond Court. This garden will provide...

New Community Services at Lennon Court

Lennon Court is the new supported living service for disabled people opened and established in Rugby by New Directions. This accommodation and outreach service supports 11 learning disabled people in their own home. The individuals supported by a dedicated staff team...

Life Changing Assistive Technology Event

Innovative technology that supports independent living for people with disabilities was the focus of a vital Assistive Technology Event hosted by New Directions and presented by Warwickshire County Council Assistive Technology expert Julia Murphy. People supported by...

Blogging Awesome Awards Evening 2017

An awards evening hosted by Bridget Jones co-star Sally Phillips was held in Coventry on May 18th to recognise the talents, stories and families of parent bloggers from the special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) community. New Directions’ representatives...

Inspirational Awards at Pride Of Rugby

The achievements of local Rugby businesses, charities and volunteers were celebrated once again at the annual Pride of Rugby Awards on Friday 12th May at Coombe Abbey Hotel. New Directions’ was the event’s nominated charity this year and representatives from our...

Quality Group Provides An Equal Voice

Feedback from the people we support and their involvement is crucial to building stronger relationships, improving the quality of our services and shaping the future developments at New Directions. Our Residents' Quality Group established in 2010 is one opportunity...

Tesco’s Bags of Help for Sensory Garden

New Directions has been shortlisted as one of three charities to receive a cash award from Tesco Bags of Help initiative. Monies awarded to New Directions will go toward an interactive sensory garden for disabled people living in the charity's Richmond Court supported...

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