Home-Start Wandsworth combating loneliness

Latest statistics show that over half of new parents feel both lonely and isolated. It is a real issue that many of our families struggle with.

An independent evaluation of our services by the FSI published last month, found that the biggest impact our services had was reducing social isolation for our families. Full report

“The thought of going out on my own was overwhelming, but thanks to my volunteer, I was able to leave the house for the first time in a long time.” It was so good to have adult conversations and meet with other mums. The group were really welcoming, and I felt like they understood, I wasn’t the only one. They have really helped me get my confidence.” – Hub participant