Ruby's Fund


Providing one-to-one 2-hour short breaks for children aged 0-8 years with complex and specialist needs at Ruby's Fund Sensory Centre in Congleton.

Service Details

Meridian House, Roe Street, Congleton, CW12 1PG (directions displayed on map)
Ruby's Fund
Service Type:
Short Breaks for carers of children
Age Band:
  • Early Years (Under 5)
  • Children (5-18)
Age Range:
0-8 years
Is a referral required?:
Accepted referral methods:
  • Via CAMHS (Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services)
  • Via GP or Health Professional
  • Via Early Years setting
  • Via School
  • Via Children’s Social Care
  • Via Cheshire East Housing Options Team
  • Via Voluntary Agencies
  • Via Local Area Coordinators
Additional Referral Information:
Self referral or professional referral welcomed. Please complete the application form on the website.
Eligibility criteria:
Children age 0-8 years with emerging or diagnosed additional needs or disabilities.
Provides support to:
  • People with an autistic spectrum disorder
  • Carers
  • People with SEN/learning disabilities
  • People with physical disabilities
  • People with sensory impairment
  • Teenage Parents
  • People with challenging behaviour
Provides personal care?:
Areas covered in Cheshire East:
  • All Areas of Cheshire East
How is the service provided?:
  • Face to face
  • Within the Community
Additional information on how service is provided:
Please visit the website.
Capacity of service:
1 (one-to-one service)
Commissioned by Cheshire East Council
Accessibility aids and support available:
  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Toilet/Changing Facilities
  • Partially Wheelchair Accessible
  • Pushchair Accessible
  • Hoisting Facilities
Communication aids and support available:
  • Use of symbols/pictures
  • Makaton
Sector Type:
  • Registered Charity
Registered Charity Number:

Opening Times

Days service available:
  • Every day
Opening Times - Monday:
Appointment only
Opening Times - Tuesday:
Appointment only
Opening Times - Wednesday:
Appointment only
Opening Times - Thursday:
Appointment only
Opening Times - Friday:
Appointment only
Opening Times - Saturday:
Appointment only
Opening Times - Sunday:
Appointment only
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This page was last updated on 14 September 2018

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This page was last updated on 14 September 2018


Contact Details

Contact Name:
Alison Parr
General contact details
01260 277666