Welcome to Home-Start Croydon

Home-Start believes that every family is special and we respond to each family’s need through a combination of home visiting and social events.

We offer a unique service to families by recruiting and training volunteers, who are usually parents themselves, to visit families at home who have at least one child under 5, offering them informal, confidential and friendly support. Family life is important for all children but especially in their early years. Find out about »

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Are you looking for support?

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The Home-Start network supports thousands of parents, just like you, through our Home-Start volunteers. The volunteers are people who are parents themselves or have parenting experience – so they understand the stresses and difficulties of being a parent. Find out more »

Volunteer with us


We provide opportunities for volunteers to develop new skills, meet new people, feel valued and have fun, with the support of staff committed to ensuring that they get the most from their volunteering experience. Find out about volunteering »

Supported by

Croydon Best StartLottery Funded

News & Events

Date Set For Next Home-Visiting Volunteer Training.

With our current home-visiting volunteer training course underway we thought … Read more…

Home-Visiting Volunteer Training starts next week.

It’s your last chance to sign up for our upcoming … Read more…

Home-visiting volunteer training starting Wednesday 7th February

Our next  home-visiting volunteer training course will be starting on … Read more…

Volunteer Information Session.

Come along for a cup of tea and an informal … Read more…