Could YOU Volunteer for Home-Start?

Home-Start, your local high profile family charity supports families with children 0-11 years old through a combination of home visiting and group support.

We are now recruiting for our next Volunteers Training Course which will be starting on Tuesday 20th February.

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year to all families and volunteers!

Start the year by making a difference to another person’s life by becoming a volunteer.

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Chorley Preparation Course Starts Today!

Today is the start of our Chorley Prep Course.  We’ve 10 people attending, each of whom have been through initial enquiry stages giving them the opportunity to find out a little about Home-Start and for us to get to know them, before embarking on our 6 week course which prepares each person for becoming a volunteer.Read More

Holiday Food & Fun Sessions

A number of families came along and had a great time with Home-Start during half term.  We all started with a light breakfast whilst we got to know each other.  Then the children did some fantastic crafts – check out the money boxes – there is a lot of talent around!

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Nine new volunteers for Home-Start!

On Friday 13th October, 9 new Home-Start Volunteers successfully completed the Home-Start Volunteers 6 Session Preparation Course which they had been attending at Park Childrens Centre Skelmersdale.  The Volunteers all received a Certificate presented by Jeannie Stirling (Chair of Home-Start Central Lancashire) and had a celebration buffet lunch on the last session of the course.  These Volunteers will soon be linked up with families in need of a helping hand or helping in one of Home-Starts Family Groups. Read More