Home-Start WKCHF is a growing, well-regarded local charity working across 3 London boroughs. We are committed to helping families with young children through their challenging times, through our network of trained volunteer befrienders and therapists. We offer a genuinely rewarding and positive work environment, and ongoing opportunities for staff training and development.
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. To us every family is special.
We offer a unique service, recruiting and training volunteers – who are usually parents themselves – to visit families at home who have at least 1 child under 5, to offer informal, friendly and confidential support; the approach is flexible to take account of different needs. Our aim is to increase the confidence and independence of the family by:
Our approach is flexible to take account of different needs, with the aim of encouraging families’ strengths and increasing resilience to cope with the stresses of life.