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...

Our Pride of Rugby Award Nomination

New Directions has been shortlisted this year as a possible winner of coveted annual Pride of Rugby Award 2017. On Friday 12th May at a glittering event at Coombe Abbey Hotel, hosted by RugbyFM and in the presence of the who's who in Rugby, the best achievements in...

New Directions’ History Now On Display

The history of New Directions from its early beginnings at Richmond Lodge in the 1900’s is now on display in our conference room at Head Office. Archive Volunteer Mark, who also uses New Directions’ services, presented this display board to special guests at a private...

Food For Thought At Recruitment Day

New Directions’ Recruitment Day at The Exchange was well attended by both people working in the care industry and those who want to have a complete change in career. The event was described by several visitors as "very friendly and informative" giving people a "great...

Our Social Care Commitment Pledge

New Directions has pledged to raise workforce quality of adult social care in its services by signing up to the Social Care Commitment (SCC). By making this promise, championed by Skills for Care, New Directions and its employees, including volunteers, can make a...

Handelsbanken Fundraises Toward 65th Anniversary Celebrations

The local branch of Handelsbanken in Rugby raised £155 for New Directions at their annual drinks reception. There was a prize business card draw at the event with voluntary donations and a top prize of a Rugby Football signed by the WASPS team. Funds raised by the...

Our Richmond Court Supported Living Flats Open Soon

Richmond Court is New Directions' latest vision in providing  supported living accommodation for people with learning and physical disabilities and will be available to new tenants soon. Designed by HB Architects, this purpose-built housing complex consists of 11...

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