Home-Start Cotswolds

Helping parents give their children the best possible start in life


New Volunteers 2018

February 7, 2018

We were very pleased to welcome 14 new volunteers onto our Volunteer Preparation Course in January. The course is being held in Cirencester and runs over 10 weeks. When the course finishes, at the end of March, the new volunteers will… read more

Christmas Lunch for Volunteers, Staff & Trustees (Ciren)

December 6, 2017

Location: Cirencester - The Greyhound Inn, Siddington.

As a thank you to our volunteers, for all they do for Home-Start throughout the year, the Trustees and Staff at Home-Start Cotswolds were delighted to invite them to a Christmas Lunch at the Greyhound Inn, Siddington, on 6th December. 15 people enjoyed… read more

Christmas Lunch for Volunteers, Staff & Trustees (Stow)

December 5, 2017

Location: Stow - The Old Stocks Inn

As a thank you to our volunteers in the North Cotswolds, for all they have done for Home-Start during 2017, the Trustees and Staff at Home-Start Cotswolds were delighted to invite them to a Christmas Lunch at the Old Stocks Inn, Stow, on 5th… read more

Flower Presentations 2017

November 29, 2017

Without our wonderful home-visiting volunteers, our organisation would be unable to offer support to so many families in the local area. We are delighted that a number of these dedicated volunteers have generously given their time, energy and enthusiasm for 5 years or more. We recently… read more

Book Swap

November 21, 2017

Location: The Marlborough Arms, Cirencester

A Book Swap event was held at The Marlborough Arms in Cirencester on Tuesday 21st November. The aim of the event was to raise money & awareness for Home-Start Cotswolds. It was a popular event, with a great atmosphere, and a brilliant… read more

October Café Event for Home-Start families

October 26, 2017

Location: Cirencester

On Thursday 26th October we held a Café Event for our Home-Start families and volunteers. It was lovely to see everyone socialising and getting stuck into the craft activities (and of course the yummy home made cakes on offer!). Thank… read more

Volunteering Opportunities

October 11, 2017

Position: Volunteer Location: Throughout the Cotswolds Do you: Have parenting experience? Enjoy spending time with children? Like meeting new people? Have good communication skills and a non-judgmental attitude? Have a few hours to spare each week? If you answered ‘yes’,… read more

October Newsletter

October 5, 2017

Check out our October 2017 newsletter – a great summary of recent and upcoming events! Home-Start Cotswolds Newsletter October 2017

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Volunteer Training – Perinatal Mental Health

September 12, 2017

Location: Perinatal Mental Health. Andoversford

Around 1 in 5 women need some help with their own emotional health because of low mood and raised anxiety during pregnancy, or in the first year after their baby is born. On Tuesday 12th September, 13 volunteers along with… read more

Family Fun Day

August 3, 2017

Location: Westwood Centre, Northleach

On Thursday 3rd August over 90 people joined us for our Family Fun Day in Northleach. There was a bouncy castle, fun, games, craft, playdoh and a 20p table, along with drinks, healthy snacks, cake, and a hot dog and ice-cream lunch.  


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