Our popular, accredited Volunteer Preparation courses are held three times a year, with each course running for 36 hours over 9 weeks. Next course starts Thursday 16 January 2020 @ The Greenway Centre, Southmead, Bristol.

News & Updates

Fundraising Abseil 2019

A huge WELL DONE to everyone who took part in our sponsored ABSEIL. It was an amzing day with lots of brave people facing their fears, whilst raising money for Home-Start Bristol. We have currently raised a staggering £4443,80 and more money is still coming in, our final total will be shared shortly. Thank you all for your continued support

Job Vacancy – Coordinator

Home-Start Bristol Coordinator, part-time Home-Start Bristol is looking for a Coordinator with proven experience of supporting families who have young children and a good understanding of the issues faced by parents. You will be based in a busy office in North Bristol, as part of a small staff team who train and supervise volunteers to work alongside families in need Starting salary £14,004 (actual) for 24 hours per week, worked over 4 days Start Date: 2nd January 2020 This appointment is subject to satisfactory references and an enhanced DBS check. Closing date: 12 noon on Monday 14th October Interviews will…

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 loved her and she was very good with them. I am left feeling more confident and able to cope.” Kirsty (on the left in the photo) ‘I have really enjoyed my time with my first family. It has been a lovely experience getting to know…