Recruiting now for a Director (Full-time role)

This exciting opportunity has arisen for the managerial lead of Home-Start Wandsworth. The position is responsible for managing a team of 8 excellent staff and more than 70 volunteers who want to make a difference in line with our mission statement and values; managing projects and bid applications; and collaborating...

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New year new challenge

If one of your new year’s resolutions is to get fit, or you are looking to take on a new challenge this year, then why not run a 10km or a half marathon for Home-Start Wandsworth? Running for Home-Start Wandsworth gives you a chance to enjoy the camaraderie and fun...

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Save the date

We are delighted to be hosting our second May Ball on 14 May 2022 in the Grand Hall at the Battersea Arts Centre. Guests will enjoy a pre-dinner sparkling drinks reception, 3 course meal, wine and entertainment from live band Truly Medley Deeply. The money raised will help us to...

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Behind the Mask

We are thrilled that Home-Start’s partnership with ITV’s The Masked Singer is helping parents to share what is #BehindTheMask, so they don’t have to pretend everything is OK. We are here to support families living in Wandsworth with young children under the age of five through their toughest times. Being...

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Carol Service raises over £4,000

Thank you to everyone who came to our Carol Service and helped us raised over £4,000. We heard heartfelt and entertaining readings from previous beneficiaries, trustees, award-winning actor Samuel West, TV and radio presenter Karthi Gnanasegaram, The Mayor of Wandsworth, and musician, writer and entertainer Sir Richard Stilgoe. We were also entertained with some...

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The Big Give Christmas Challenge raises over £5,000

Thank you to everyone who so generously donated to The Big Give Christmas Challenge and The Childhood Trust who championed our cause by doubling donations. We raised a staggering £5,122.50 inclusive of gift aid, significantly more than our original target of £4,000. As we continue to navigate our way through...

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Thank you to all our ‘dashers’

We had a fantastic morning in Battersea Park for our annual Santa Dash. We were so lucky with the weather, gorgeous blue skies. Thank you to all our runners and walkers who took part and all the supporters who came to cheer them on round the 5km route. A special...

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Double your impact in The Big Give Christmas Challenge

Making children’s futures brighter  This year, we are delighted to be taking part in The Big Give Christmas Challenge. All online donations made between midday on 30 November – 7 December will be matched, so for every pound you donate, we will get two pounds. One donation, double the impact....

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Santa Dash

Home-Start Wandsworth’s Santa Dash is the perfect way to get into the Christmas spirit and burn off those mince pies! It is a fun event for all the family to enjoy, including the dog! We are super excited to be returning to Battersea Park for a second year on Saturday...

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