Volunteer writes children's books for Home-Start

When her cancer went into remission Home-Start volunteer Jane Huddleston was inspired to write children's books about the secret life of dragons Read more

Home-Start visit from the Earl and Countess of Wessex

Royal couple, the Earl and Countess of Wessex, visited Home-Start Corby to thank volunteers and staff members for the work they do to support local families, especially during the Covid-19 pandemic. Read more

Government cut to Universal Credit could lead to unacceptable levels of poverty

Home-Start is calling for the government to keep, not cut, the £20 uplift in Universal Credit or risk a rising tide of financial insecurity and more children having their life chances restricted. Read more

Scottish Government funding for Loneliness and Isolation

Home-Start UK Scotland is one of nine organisations to receive funding from a Scottish Government fund focused on tackling social isolation and loneliness. Read more

Home-Start UK partners with Studio.co.uk

Home-Start UK has been chosen as online retailer, Studio.co.uk, as its new charity partner for the next 12 months. Read more

Home-Start style of support key factor in maternal mental health provision

New call from the Maternal Mental Health Alliance for holistic approach to perinatal mental health includes the type of voluntary and community care that Home-Start provides. Read more

Home-Start UK Appoints Lin Hinnigan as New Chair of Trustees

We are delighted to welcome Lin Hinnigan as our new Chair and look forward to working with her to make lasting change for children and families. Read more

Home-Start welcomes the Royal Foundation Centre for Early Childhood

The Duchess of Cambridge announces her focus on early childhood in a new mission that shares Home-Starts vision for improving early years. Read more

BT staff vote could help us close the digital divide

Home-Start is one of two contenders to be BT's UK charity partner. If BT staff vote for us, we will work together to close the digital divide. Read more