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Volunteer Annual Christmas Lunch

50 of us enjoyed a Christmas get together today.The food was delicious! All the cooking, preparation, and washing up was done by our trustees and advisers as a THANK YOU to volunteers for all their hard work. We wouldn’t exist without our volunteers – so again THANK YOU!            

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Volunteer Refresher Day at ‘We the curious’

  Great atmosphere today as 40 volunteers & staff met up for our Annual Volunteer Refresher Day. Thank you to ‘We the curious’ (previously @Bristol) for hosting us and leading on the vibrating robot making, and to Katy from Rockabye for talking to us about their groups for mums and babies.

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Fun day out for HS families and volunteers at @Bristol

  ‘We loved @ Bristol today, thank you 😊 such a lovely day, and the staff were brilliant. We spent the majority of the day there, and the kids are now well and truly knackered – definitely all enjoyed it.’ ‘We had a lovely day at @bristol today.

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Fundraising! Thank you Jo!

Swoosh! A big thank you to one of our volunteers Jo who has raised £220 for Home-Start Bristol! Jo completed the Swoosh event – a 6km swim in a sandy bottomed estuary in Devon. An an usual swim as the estuary is shallow and sandy bottomed – so the water is clear and swimmers have […]

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Sharing the learning! Cluster Day 2017

We were delighted to again host the annual south-west regional networking event for 80 staff and trustees from 14 Home-Start schemes. We were fortunate to be joined by Home-Start UK – Rob the CEO and Felicity, Chair of Trustees – and Steve Allman, a Freelance Consultant. Kingsweston House was the perfect venue and lunch was […]

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A Family’s Story

‘From the moment I met Chanelle I knew she was perfect for us. it’s a breath of fresh air when she arrives. Although it’s still hard, all of our lives have improved 100%. I cannot thank her enough.’ Chanelle has been a Home-Start Bristol volunteer for almost 2 years. She joined us because she wanted […]

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Our happy band of bag packers! 

Over the weekend we were at Sainsbury’s in Winterstoke Road bag packing to raise funds. Thank you to all our helpers, to the lovely shoppers who donated, and to Sainsbury’s for the gift card towards food for our 30th Birthday Party.

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