Home-Start South Wiltshire

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Service summary

Supporting families with at least one child under 5 through home-visiting volunteers. Our volunteers all have parenting experience, are safely recruited and professionally trained (40hr course with optional accreditation) and are supported to work with families experiencing difficulty. The volunteers visit families at home and provide focused family support. The service is preventative and aims, through early intervention and promoting family resilience, to stop difficulties escalating into crises or even breakdown.

Client groups

Supporting families with a child under 5 in the former Salisbury District Council Area from Larkhill in the north to Downton in the south, from Mere in the west to Whiteparish in the east. Families may be experiencing difficulties due to loneliness or isolation, separation due to military deployment, bereavement, lone parenting, twins or multiple children under 5, ill health, disability or special needs, relationship breakdown, financial difficulties.

Area served

Salisbury, Amesbury, Durrington, Larkhill, Bulford, The Winterbournes, Downton

The page was last updated on 21 January 2019

Main address

Suite 5
The Portway Centre
Old Sarum
Salisbury
Wiltshire
SP4 6EB

Main telephone

01980 676237

Organisation email

info@homestartsouthwilts.org.uk

Website

www.homestartsouthwilts.org.uk