THE RUFF & RUBY ROOMS is our iconic AWARD WINNING COMMUNITY HUB /. SOCIAL ENTERPRISE right in the heart of the city centre @ The Potteries centre (next to Scotts).
The Ruff & Ruby Rooms is a dynamic community space. Its intention is to provide a RETAIL / ENTERPRISE EXPERIENCE ON PURPOSE, to infuse a sense of belonging & home whilst offering OPPORTUNITY & PURPOSE through its creative programs & engagements. We are currently open 4 days a week for the general public to access for shopping, socialising, donating and relaxing (opening times/days can be found on our facebook page and are updated regularly: @ruffandruby
The venue also delivers an engaging FUTURE YOU – WORK:IT program to develop employability and work readiness skills in 18-25s, along with being a Kickstart placement for 16-24 yr olds. We also run an innovative VOLUNTEERING SCHEME that anyone aged 13 plus can apply for with no maximum age! [we have volunteers 13-65]. See our ‘get involved page’.
Creative media pieces are played in store & urban art adorns the walls presenting positive & inspirational messages along with innovative themed window displays and SLOGAN TEE SHIRT campaigns add value to the wider work of the charity.