New podcast: helping Anna overcome domestic abuse

Domestic abuse will affect one in four women, and one in six men in their lifetime. In our latest podcast, Anna shares her story and explains how Home-Start Greenwich supported her.Read more

New funding to help support families affected by in work poverty

Home-Start in Wales have been awarded £499,000 by the Big Lottery Fund to provide support for families affected by in-work poverty.Read more

“We had to learn to be parents, we didn’t have to learn to be blind”

Hetal and Will have both been blind since childhood. In our latest they explain how a volunteer from Home-Start Greenwich has transformed life for them and their children.Read more

Home-Start seeking evaluation partner

Home-Start are seeking an partner to evaluate the introduction of a programme to accelerate language development for disadvantaged children.Read more

Home Start films celebrate Volunteers Week Scotland

During Volunteers Week Scotland Home-Start UK are celebrating families and volunteers building better futures for young children in Scotland.Read more

John Downie, SCVO Director of Public Affairs, joins Home-Start board

Home-Start UK is pleased to announce the appointment of John Downie, Director of Public Affairs at the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations, as a trustee of Home-Start UK.Read more

Home-Start announce collaboration with Co-op and British Red Cross

Home-Start have announced a new collaboration to tackle loneliness in young mums with the British Red Cross and the Co-op .Read more

News review - coping with stretched resources

How can voluntary organisations make sure they are able to carry on working with families, even as traditional sources of funding are reduced?Read more

New podcast: Overcoming loneliness and isolation in Scotland

One of the issues families face wherever they live is loneliness and isolation. In our latest podcast we learnt about the different causes of loneliness in two very different communities.Read more

Home-Start helps launch new online show helping mums get ‘tech confident’

#Techmums TV is a new innovative live streamed TV show, designed to help young mums become more technology literate and confident.Read more