Home-Start response to Review of Children's Social Care

In response to the publication of this substantial and significant Independent Review of Children's Social Care,, Home-Start chief executive, Peter Grigg, said: "The review has made the case and now we need urgent action from government to get behind this with serious, long-term financial backing to make this a reality across England.” Read more

The Power of Connection in Maternal Mental Health Awareness Week

For Maternal Mental Health Awareness Week we share how the power of connection is at the heart of all Home-Start’s work and hear from three amazing women we have supported. Read more

Introducing 'Healthy Happy Home'

Home-Start volunteers are being given access to new online resources as part of their bespoke training. The 'Healthy Happy Home' programme tackles sleep, healthy eating and finances and is designed to help families achieve happier, healthier lives. Read more

Home-Start UK statement on war in Ukraine

Home-Start UK are deeply saddened by the heart-breaking images and stories from the war in Ukraine. As people who always go above and beyond to support families, Home-Start staff, volunteers and friends will likely be feeling powerless and helpless in the face of this disaster. Here are some ways that you can help. Read more

Online library offers free access to Home-Start

Children’s digital library platform, Thinkably, have given Home-Start staff and volunteer free access to their library for a year to help support families. Read more

MP Jon Ashworth goes behind the mask to reveal why he is a passionate supporter of Home-Start

In this compelling interview, Jon Ashworth describes growing up in poverty, why he became a patron of Home-Start Horizons and his admiration for our volunteers. Read more

Three mums design White Stuff charity t-shirts

Home-Start mums have told of the amazing boost it has been to see their designs now on t–shirts sold by White Stuff and raising money for Home-Start UK. Read more

New trustees share their inspiration to support families

Home-Start welcomes new trustees Read more