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Mums in Mind

We had a lovely calm and creative week again at Mums in Mind.  The babies made their first Christmas presents, some gorgeous footprint coasters that the wonderful Rene from Goodlands Tea Party will take away and fire in her kiln.  There was lots … Continue reading

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Christmas Fundraising Events

Home-Start North Somerset will be fundraising at the following Christmas events; We would love to see you there. Backwell School, Christmas Fayre Friday 30th November between 6pm – 9pm Nailsea Farmer’s Market Saturday 15th December 2018 between 9am – 1pm … Continue reading

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Now Recruiting Volunteers

Home-Start North Somerset is looking to recruit parents and grandparents to join our friendly team of home visiting volunteers. If you can spare 2-4 hours a week and are parent yourself we would like to hear from you. In return we … Continue reading

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Home-Start UK – Quality Assurance

Well done to all the Home-Start North Somerset team on achieving a high quality standard at the recent Home-Start UK Quality Assurance review.

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Volunteer Support Session – Mindfulness

Our volunteers enjoyed a Mindfulness support session last week which was run by Dr Jessica Munafo, who is a Clinical Psychologist. Everyone agreed that they could use it for themselves and their families.

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We are recruiting volunteers now

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

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Thatchers Foundation

Thank you to Thatchers Foundation for the donation of £1500 to provide friendship and support to a Home-Start family in Banwell.

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Nailsea Singing Project Choirs

A new volunteer, Gill had organised a concert at Holy Trinity Church, Nailsea on Saturday 16th June. She invited us to sell cakes and hold a raffle, which we did! We raised £155 towards supporting local families. Thank you to … Continue reading

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Open Gardens

Our volunteer representative is holding an open garden with tea and cakes in aid of Homestart North Somerset in Backwell on Saturday May 26th from 2pm onwards. Please contact the office on 01934 419396 for more details if you would … Continue reading

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Mums in Mind

Yesterday was massage and mindfulness at Mums in Mind with gentle chat, support and mum focussed activities this week.  One mum arrived feeling “sad, anxious and shakey” but on leaving feeling said she felt “calmer and relieved” saying “thanks for … Continue reading

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