Our next Volunteer Preparation Course will be held on-line via Zoom (all Zoom instructions will be sent out prior to each session). The next course starts on Thursday 21st January 2021 and will run weekly every Thursday (apart from Half Term) finishing on Thursday 11th March 2021. Time: 10-11.30am

Please click the volunteer link for an application form and further information. Or contact the office on 0117 9501170 / email: [email protected]

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 …

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Help us to raise funds through Co-op membership

We are one of the Co-op’s local causes for this year and you can help us to raise funds for volunteer training by signing up to the Co-op via https://membership.coop.co.uk/causes/28688 . It is quick and easy to do!

ERIC Training for Volunteers

Nurse Brenda delivering a fascinating workshop on behalf of ERIC, the children’s bowel and bladder charity, to our volunteers.

January 2019 Volunteer Course

Week 3 of the September course already and it was thumbs up from our new volunteers down on the farm – it was so warm we lunched outside! Want to sign up for our January course in Kingswood? Download an application pack Volunteer Application Form or give us a call and we will post it …

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Volunteer Refresher Day

Staff and volunteers enjoyed a lovely day at We the Curious yesterday with a talk from Crimestoppers and some in house training on sleep, school readiness and some of the issues volunteers face…

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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Volunteer Preparation Course June 2018

Congratulations to everyone who completed the course – time to match you with families now! Next course starts 20 Sept Lawrence Weston Farm.

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.