Homestart (Early Years)
What do I need to know?
Home-Start's volunteers offer one to one personalised support for parents with children under five; reaching out to families at risk of social exclusion. Trained volunteers visit families in their own homes on a weekly basis. Providing reliable care, emphasising the pleasures of family life and sharing the value of positive parenting skills. Volunteers will need to complete a course of preparation before being matched with a family. The course runs one day per week approx. 7 - 9 weeks and 3-4 hours a day.