News

New activities for families

We have a full programme of online workshops and events planned to keep our families going through these difficult months. Yesterday, we commenced our weekly story time, sharing favourites Giraffes Can’t Dance and Wilford Gordon McDonald Partridge with families on Zoom. We will also be running a weekly coffee morning...

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Run for us in The Vitality Big Half

Looking for a new fitness goal this year, then look no further? We have a limited number of places available in London’s most exciting half marathon, The Vitality Big Half which returns to the streets of London on Sunday 25 April 2021. With general entries now sold out, running for...

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Learn more about volunteering

Learn all about being a volunteer with Home-Start Wandsworth Do you want to know more about volunteering with Home-Start and how you can make a lasting difference to a family? We will be hosting an informal virtual coffee morning on Zoom at 10am on the 13th January. So grab a...

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A starry Lockdown Christmas video

  Please enjoy this special video of Lockdown Christmas, a brand new poem written by Sir Richard Stilgoe and read by a host of stars, as well as beneficiaries, staff and volunteers from Home-Start Wandsworth. Look out for Jane Asher, Bryony Gordon, Mel Giedroyc, Joanna Lumley, Joe Stilgoe and Samuel West, and listen out...

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The Giving Tree

As part of the John Lewis Partnership’s ‘Give a Little Love’ Christmas campaign, Peter Jones in Sloane Square, invited their customers to send a little love to children and families supported by Home-Start Wandsworth. Through the‘Giving Tree’ which was located on the ground floor of the store, Peter Jones’ customers...

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Santa run

Thank you to everyone who took part in our Santa run last weekend. Carey and Rory did a fantastic job of organising such a wonderful and fun event. Due to Covid restrictions we had to limit numbers but we are hoping that this will become an annual fixture in the...

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Manager Vacancy

An exciting opportunity has arisen for the managerial lead of Home-Start Wandsworth. Are you driven and enthusiastic? Are you empathetic? Do you have the ability to engage with people and develop relationships at all levels? Do you have a strong affinity with the purpose and goals of Home-Start Wandsworth? This...

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Give a little love

Home-Start Wandsworth is incredibly proud to share the exciting news that we have partnered with The John Lewis Partnership and food charity, FareShare, for a Christmas campaign like no other, for a year like no other. Give A Little Love is a major campaign, which aims to make a lasting...

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