Author Archives: Helen
I started volunteering for home-start back in 2007 I believe! I originally applied for a job as an administrator and was impressed by the trustees that I met and the ethos of the organisation. I was asked if I would … Continue reading
Thank you to everyone who took part in the Abseil in May and all who sponsored us. With your help we have smashed our target of £5000 and raised over £7000 so far with donations still coming in. Thank you
The Home-Start team would like to take this opportunity to thank all of our volunteers for the wonderful work they do supporting families in North Somerset.
Jane abseiling for Home-Start North Somerset How long have you been volunteering for Home-Start? I have been volunteering for Home-Start North Somerset for over two years after 10 sessions of training. Why did you decide to volunteer for Home-Start? Having been a … Continue reading
I have been a volunteer for three years. I decided to become a volunteer as my children had all gone to school and I had the spare time. I saw the advert in the school newsletter. I knew how it … Continue reading
20 hours per week on a fixed term contract until end of March 2019 (NJC Salary Scale 21-27 £19,126 – £22,958 pro rata) Home-Start is a voluntary organisation which is committed to the welfare of families with at least one … Continue reading
What a great day we had last Saturday! 30 Abseilers rose to the challenge of coming down that mighty cliff – well done everyone involved. It was lovely to see so many friends and family there supporting, just what Home-Start is … Continue reading
You can make a real difference to families who are struggling to enjoy family life for a variety of reasons by volunteering for Home-Start. You will need to be a parent and able to offer friendship and support to a … Continue reading
Home-Start North Somerset Trustees raised a fantastic £198 at Nailsea May Fayre this weekend. There was an opportunity to meet with previous Home-Start families, volunteers and referrers. Thank you to everyone who contributed.