Home-Start UK launch #RealLifeParenting campaign

Home-Start UK launches brand new #RealLifeParenting campaign to promote parents to speak out sooner for help rather than struggling alone. Read more

Home-Start’s Head of Volunteering helps celebrate Third Sector achievements

The Third Sector Awards recognise the life-changing work these organisations are doing and we were proud that Home-Start UK’s Head of Volunteering, Jennie Mann, was chosen to join the judging panel for the awards. Read more

The importance of talking to children

Research shows that the impact of talking to children even at the earliest ages has a huge impact on development. Read more

Busy weekend for Home-Start UK at The Handmade Festival

Home-Start UK joined in on the fun at The Handmade Festival over the weekend, showcasing the wonderful work that is done across the UK. it was also the launch of our new 2020 Christmas Card Competition and the release of our Bespoke 2019 Christmas Cards from designer, Tom Baker. Read more

Home-Start Scotland and keynote speakers discuss the importance of children and family rights

Home-Start Scotland and Parenting across Scotland have hosted an event in Edinburgh to discuss how organisations can use the principals of the United Nation Convention on Rights of the Child to support families. Read more

Home-Start Glasgow North celebrate Pride

On Saturday 17th August, for the second year in a row, Home-Start Glasgow North joined together with their board members and supporters to take part in the annual Glasgow Pride march. Read more

Home-Start Scotland supports call for incorporation of UNCRC in law

Home-Start Scotland, along with 35 other charities in Scotland, has signed a letter to the Minister of Children and Young People, Maree Todd, to incorporate the United Nations Convention of the Rights of Children (UNCRC) into Scots law before the end of this session of parliament in 2021. Read more

Home-Start Scotland welcomes UNCRC pledge

Home-Start Scotland welcomes the Scottish Government’s pledge to incorporate the Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) into domestic law and prioritise children’s rights across the country. Read more

Families enjoy summer days out with Home-Start

Across the UK, local Home-Starts have been busy over the summer holidays! From trips to the seaside to picnics in the park, there is something for all families. Read more

Home-Start welcome Forces Families to the UK

Forces families have received support from Home-Start for many years. Now, with an estimated 50 new forces families a day moving to the Wiltshire area, Home-Start Kennet and Home-Start South Wiltshire are leading sessions to support forces families. Read more