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

Job Vacancy – Early Intervention Worker, part-time, fixed term

Home-Start Bristol Early Intervention Worker, part-time, fixed term Home-Start Bristol is looking for an Early Intervention Worker to support families with young children who initially need help to prevent family crisis and breakdown. Proven experience of working with families in difficult situations and forging strong partnerships with other agencies are essential to this role. You will be based in a busy office in North Bristol, as part of a small staff team and a larger volunteer team who work alongside families in need This is a 6-month post from 22nd January to 22nd July 2020 Starting salary £14,004 p.a.(actual) for…

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

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…