Tag Archive for 'Home Start'

Home-Start’s Dragonflies drop-in centre for pre-school children

April 14th, 2015 by Home-Start Guernsey

  With funding from the Sarah Groves Foundation for three years, family support charity Home-Start launched ‘Dragonflies’ drop-in centre for parents and carers with pre-school children in April 2015. The drop-in occurs on Tuesdays (including most of the school holidays) between 9.30 a.m. and 1.30 p.m. at Roseville Community Centre, Le Petit Bouet,  St Peter Port. The Sarah […]

Home-Start Guernsey provides local family support

July 15th, 2013 by Home-Start Guernsey

Local family support charity Home-Start Guernsey is celebrating its fifth anniversary in 2013. The local branch is affiliated to the national charity that has been established for 40 years. The charity’s aim is to support a wide range of families across the island that have been affected by poverty, illness or disability, or just need […]

Home-Start fund raising St Peter Port treasure hunt on 21 June 2013

June 18th, 2013 by Events

Local family support charity Home-Start is holding its mid-summer treasure hunt around the streets of St Peter Port beginning at 7 pm on Friday, 21 June 2013. The fundraising event will start and finish at the Guernsey Yacht Club. Avid explorers will be tasked to solve a mix of observational and cryptic clues all linked […]

Home Start in Guernsey receives generous donation from LLoyds TSB Foundation

March 9th, 2013 by LLoyds TSB Foundation for the Channel Islands

Home-Start in Guernsey has received a major boost with a donation of £25,000 per year for two years from the Lloyds TSB Foundation. The charity, which supports families with the aim of giving children the best possible start in life, is using the money for its co-ordinators salary and the ongoing volunteer training programme. Home-Start […]

LLoyds TSB Smith Street branch celebrations benefit nine charities

March 7th, 2013 by Lloyds TSB Offshore Ltd

The building was opened on 4 March 1893 and to celebrate the anniversary, Lloyds TSB ran a completion for 12 customers to win £120 to give to the charity of their choice. “The Smith Street branch is one of St Peter Port’s most iconic buildings and we wanted to celebrate its 120 th birthday with […]

Home Start helps Guernsey parents with young children

October 13th, 2011 by Guernsey Mind

Home Start in Guernsey provides support and advice for parents with young children. If you are struggling to cope with young children contact Home Start in Guernsey on 01481 720382 to find out about the help they offer. For information about the support and services Home Start can provide please download the brochure.