New Ventures

welcome to new ventures

New Ventures is a social firm, which offers Training and Conference facilities for hire.
The income generated from room hire is reinvested to provide supported employment and training opportunities to disabled people, both on paid and voluntary basis.

New Ventures also offers work placements/experience to disabled students from local schools and colleges. We work in partnership with St. Helens Adult Social Care & Health, Coalition for Disabled People, Peoples Choice and St. Helens Chamber of Commerce.


New Ventures is based at Stephenson Resource Centre, Day Opportunities Service for People with Learning Disabilities, Warrington Road, Rainhill, Merseyside. The building is ground floor level and fully accessible for wheelchair users.

video on new ventures

Denise's Story

Denise works as a trainer for St Helens Council. Watch Denise's video to see how the training facilities available at New Ventures work perfectly for her and her organisation.

Cathy's Story

Cathy is one of the many people who take advantage of our amazing sesory room. To learn more about this unique facility, watch Cathy's video.

Janet's Story

Janet has been working at New Ventures for over 13 months. Watch Janet's video to see the amazing difference New Ventures has made to her life.