This blog is to help raise awareness of the need for family support and the difference small acts of kindness from well-trained volunteers make to people’s lives. If you are a volunteer, a potential volunteer, a parent who knows what a difference a Home-Start volunteer can make, a donor, an expert or just an interested bystander with a relevant story to tell these blog pages are a space we want to share with you.
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A third of people using food banks in Scotland are children and including their voices in decisions which impact them is a fundamental pillar of respecting children’s rights.Read more
The Year of the Dad is the time to talk about how we help support men to play a more prominent role in the first years of their child’s lives.Read more
Our new blog, inviting contributors from our Home-Start network and practitioners from health, education, social welfare and child development to talk about the issues surrounding early years parenting and support.Read more