The joy of volunteering

Home-Start UK trustee, Liz Hill-Smith explains why she volunteered her experience and expertise as both a trustee and a home-visiting volunteer. Read more

Focusing on loneliness

A national conference on loneliness has heard from a young mum who has been supported by Home-Start. Read more

Home-Start recognised in Scottish Parliament

The work of Home-Start in Scotland has been recognised in the Scottish Parliament in a members’ debate and event attended by MSPs, charity leaders and funders. Read more

Invest in more voluntary support to see quick improvement in families

Nearly 95% of parents suffering with mental health issues saw an improvement research by academics at Cardiff University has shown. Read more

New Family Matters online now

The new edition of Family Matters - the magazine for supporters of Home-Start – is out now. Read more

Gweithdai yn lansio prosiect Helpu Teuluoedd sy’n Gweithio

Gwelwyd staff ac ymddiriedolwyr o Home-Starts ledled Cymru yn cymryd rhan mewn gweithdai hyfforddiant cyd-gynhyrchu yn ystod Tachwedd 2018 i lansio prosiect Helpu Teuluoedd sy’n Gweithio . Read more

Workshop launches Helping Working Families project

Staff and trustees from Home-Starts across Wales took part in co-production workshops during November to launch the Home-Start Helping Working Families project. Read more

Home-Start expand work into Islington

Home-Start Camden today officially launched their work into the neighbouring borough of Islington, and celebrated becoming Home-Start Camden & Islington. Read more

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