What People Say

Quotes from Families

“The support was invaluable to my recovery, it provided stability and necessary structure to my week.”

“My sense of isolation diminished significantly”

“It has given me more confidence to get out and about to baby groups, as now I have been to many I have a better idea of what to expect and now can manage to go alone. Previously I had been nervous about going with two babies as it seemed too difficult”

“Thank you very much. I don’t think we would have survived the first year without you.”

“Home-start is a wonderful organisation which offers such fantastic help during times of crisis. I don’t know how I would have pulled through without it.”

“I got tremendous help from the services you offered. I learnt a lot if useful things from the volunteer that has helped me in my daily tasks and especially in relations with my daughter.”

Quotes from Referrers

“Always, all the families that I have ever referred to Home-Start have made significant improvements in their family’s wellbeing and have even been transformed into becoming extremely self managing”

“Home-Start team is always very helpful and keen to help.”

“I would be lost without this service to offer the parents we support. There is no other service like this in the area and I do believe it is invaluable to the community.”

“Home-Start Croydon is one of the most used and needed services we refer to in our children’s centre. The support given to the families is always high quality. Home-Start is very good at working with multi agencies and supporting the families as a whole team.”