Home-Start delivers the Getting It Right for Every Child (GIRFEC) approach and is ideally placed to help the Scottish Government and others build stronger communities and brighter futures for all Scotland’s children. Home-Start knows that well-trained volunteers complement the early years workforce, significantly contributing to the support families receive and enabling them to access services when they are most needed.
Find out about the different ways we are working with families across Scotland.
Big Hopes Big Future is a national programme to help children make the most of their start in early years education.Read more
One of the most important roles played by a Home-Start volunteer is to help people access local services in their area.Read more
Home-visiting support, delivered by a volunteer in a family’s own home, is at the heart of what Home-Start does.Read more
Home-Start is responding to the changing and diverse needs of families.Read more
Home-Start UK is committed to working more effectively with more dads and male carers in Scotland.Read more