Covid-19. Families tell us their experiences

The Covid-19 pandemic created a global crisis. Different parts of society have been affected in very different ways, with isolation, mental health issues, domestic abuse and financial struggles becoming significant consequences of social distancing measures. “As time went on it became very difficult. Not being able to be with friends,...

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New COVID Response Support Service

While our home-visiting service is still suspended, as of July 2020 we are accepting referrals for our new short-term service to support families during the COVID crisis. Our team of coordinators will offer virtual support to families for up to four weeks. For more information and a link to the...

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The devastating impact of Covid-19 on vulnerable families

This short film highlights the devastating impact that Covid-19 is having on vulnerable families. The film features families talking about how Home-Start have been supporting them during the pandemic, and volunteers explaining some of the challenges that families face. As we emerge from the current crisis and start to navigate...

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