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Hunters Solicitors

We are delighted to announce that Hunters Solicitors have chosen Home-Start Westminster as their ‘Charity of the Year’ for 2017. We are thrilled to be receiving support from Hunters, and are really looking forward to seeing the exciting opportunities that their support may bring.
www.hunters-solicitors.co.uk

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Bump-Start funded for 3 years by John Lyons Charity

We are excited to announce that from January 2015 we have been granted 3 years funding for our Bump-Start project from John Lyons Charity. Bump-Start is an innovative early intervention programme we have developed using volunteers to support families through pregnancy, the birth experience and postnatally during the first year of their baby’s life. For [...]

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Welcome to our new trustees

We are very excited to welcome 2 new trustees on board! Caroline Banks brings with her a wealth of HR experience from her years at the Office of Fair Trading and on the Civil Service Appeals Board. Christine Cave is a qualified social worker, teacher, trainer and organisational consultant. She was the Practice Educator for [...]

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HSW’s favourite of the month!

We want to recognise the amazing work that our partners do, and for October we’ve picked Mary Doherty, Outreach Team Manager in South Westminster. We love Mary’s energy, no matter how tough things may get Mary brings a spark into the room and puts a smile on people’s faces.

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View our latest Annual Report!

We are proud to present our latest Annual Report, with details of all our activities and events in 2013-14!
Click here to download it…
Annual Report 2013-14

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Eid Mubarak

We wish all our Muslim families, volunteers and supporters a peaceful and blessed Eid

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HSW’s favourite of the month!

We want to recognise the amazing work that our partners do, and the first person we’ve picked is Rebecca Haynes, Children’s Centre Social Worker in South Westminster. We love working with Rebecca because of her knowledge, relationships with families, and passion for early intervention. Thank you!

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Calling all new volunteers!!

We have 2 Prep Courses coming up after the summer… a 5 week course starting in September (every Thursday and Friday), and then a 2 week ‘fast-track’ course (Monday to Friday) starting in November. For more information or to apply, please call us on 020 7724 1345 or email admin@hswestminster.co.uk

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Made Of Money In Pimlico

A group of 8 families benefited from our Made Of Money Group for parents. Miriam and Karima facilitated the training so that families whose first language is Arabic could attend.
At the end of the sessions, one of the mothers fed back that “It made me feel happy getting to know and being with the group, [...]

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16 volunteers graduate from our Prep Course!

We finished our volunteers preparation course on the 23rd may, and we can happily announce that we have recruited 16  wonderful volunteers who are ready to be matched with our families.

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