Families’ stories

Families’ names and pictures have been changed to protect confidentiality

Meet a family supported by one of our home-visiting volunteers

D%20DSC_0692_girl_being_supported_whilst_playing_jpgI was introduced to Home-Start when I was feeling all alone after fleeing a Domestic violence situation with my 3 year old and a baby of 2 months. I was feeling very hesitant when a friendly face appeared at my door. Read More

Meet a family we have helped

F DSC_9750_mum_and_baby_clock_cubeI have been supported by Home-Start since the birth of my first son ( I now have 4 boys) so about 4 years.

Once I had been matched with the right volunteer I can truly say I don’t know how I managed without her! Our volunteer is kind and empathetic: even though we share many interests and opinions, if we didn’t I don’t think I would feel judged by either her or Home-Start. Read More