News & Updates

Pop Up Plant Sale

On Saturday 12th June, on the Home-Start fore court was our lovely sunny plant sale. We enjoyed a steady flow of customers, Many thanks to Colin for coordinating the event and to Penny and Liz for their help on the day! Thank you also to Jackie who helped with advertising on the day and to …

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We’re Hiring!

Home-Start West Somerset

Home-Start Family Support Coordinator £22,183 Pro Rata (21 hours per week) Home-Start West Somerset is a voluntary organisation offering support, friendship, and practical help to parents with young children in our local community.  We work with trained volunteers who visit families at home and offer them informal, confidential, and flexible support. We are seeking to …

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Volunteer Week!

Not only we have we spent the last week celebrating the ongoing work, generosity and commitment of all our volunteers, in so many various capacities. We have also had the pleasure of welcoming are new cohort of home visiting volunteers, we are all really excited to get them started and matched with families around West …

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Pregnancy, Birth and Parenting in a Pandemic

Hannah’s Reflections I feel so grateful to have had a baby and to have a lovely focus at this strange time. Emily is my first child so I don’t know any different-from attending scans and midwife appointments alone to having to social distance in baby classes. My pregnancy was a chilled time. I work in …

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