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Watch our 20th Anniversary celebration video here

We are pleased to share with stakeholders a new film produced by Home-Start Kirklees which celebrates our 20th anniversary as an independent charity.   The footage was filmed at one of the young parents groups and the 20th anniversary afternoon tea event that was attended by families and volunteers last month. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AqYezy6N8WQ Home-Start would like to […]

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September training course for new volunteers

We are starting a training course for new volunteers on Thursday 26th September 2019. It will run every Thursday until 7th November but there will be a break for October half term. It runs 9.30am – 2.30pm and is at our offices in Dalton, Huddersfield. You’ll receive training on how Home-Start works including confidentiality, Safeguarding […]

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Celebrating 20 years of supporting families!

We are celebrating 20 years of supporting local families. If you have been involved as either a volunteer or a family over the years, we’d love you to join us to celebrate and let us know what Home-Start means to you.

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Thank you Nicola

One of our amazing supporters Nicola Logue raised £138 for us with an Easter themed raffle. Nicola put together this beautiful prize basket, filled with Easter goodies, and sold raffle tickets to her friends and colleagues. Huge thanks to Nicola and to everyone who supported her by buying tickets

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Thank you and goodbye to Chair of Trustees Alan

Last week we said goodbye to our Chair of Trustees Alan Hedgecox. Alan has been a Trustee with Home-Start Kirklees for 7 years, including 3 years as Chair. During this time Alan has overseen some difficult times and many changes within our organisation and has always been calm and steadying, determined to support the staff team […]

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Thank you and goodbye to Karen

Home-Start Kirklees staff and trustees would like to say a huge thank you to one of our volunteers who has given us 9 years of commitment in supporting families through-out Kirklees. Last month we sadly said goodbye and paid tribute to one of our amazing home visiting volunteers Karen Thomas. Karen joined us on our […]

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