A family’s Story

Mum Kirsty and Home-Start Bristol volunteer Maddie have really enjoyed their time together – thank you both for sharing your experience. ‘I felt comfortable talking to Maddie, my Home-Start Bristol volunteer – she was a very good listener! She was good at motivating me to get jobs done and phone calls made etc….My girls absolutely …

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Annual Cluster Day 2018

Our annual Cluster Day was a great success – 80+ staff and trustees from Home-Start schemes across the south gathered together at Kingsweston House to talk about all things Home-Start! Thanks to Bob Pitchford for taking these photos.  

A Family’s Story

Mum Furaha was matched with volunteer, Maroussia (pictured below), because she speaks hardly any English but both speak French! Here she talks about her experience – thank you Furaha for sharing this…… ‘At the start I felt a bit nervous. It was so hard, there was no one to look out for me. Being separated …

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Refugee Rights Training

We have seen a rise in the number of referrals for refugees and asylum seekers so we asked Refugee Rights to come along and deliver some training for staff and volunteers. A popular session… ‘Exceptionally good training’ ‘Very interesting finding out more about the legal aspects of being a refugee or asylum seeker’