Home-start Herefordshire

Home-start Herefordshire

Charity information

Home-start Herefordshire

Home-Start Herefordshire trains volunteers to give help, support,and friendship to families with at least one child age five or under in their own homes. Our volunteers visit for 2/3 hours a week.

Founded 1982

  • Mission statement

    Home-Start believes that children need a happy and secure childhood and that parents play the key role in giving their children a good start in life and helping them to achieve their full potential.

    Home-Start Herefordshire is an independent charity which offers support, friendship and practical help to families who are experiencing stress and finding it hard to cope and have at least one child under five years of age.

    Home-Start offers a unique service. We recruit and train volunteers who are usually parents themselves to visit families at home and offer them informal, friendly and confidential support. The local charity has been here in the county of Herefordshire since 1982. Making a Difference.

  • Aims

    Home-start Herefordshire aims to:

    • To continue to have funds to train and support the many volunteers who step forward to offer their time to help families in need.
  • Overview

    Established: March 1982

    Registered Charity Number: 1113432

    Board members: 8

    Full time staff: 3

    Part time staff: 6

    Volunteers: 80

    Phone number: 01432 371212

    Address: 1 Lakeside Offices Thorn Business Park Rotherwas Hereford HFDS HR2 6JT

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