We are delighted to announce that Reading Voluntary Action have awarded us with their quality seal to show that we have reached their standard for good governance. We are looking forward to being… read more
We are absolutely, delighted that the Big Lottery have awarded £400k over the next three years to a consortium of local Home-Starts, which is made… read more
One of our amazing volunteers has decided to take on the Cotswold Half Iron Man Distance Triathlon on Sunday 9th June 2019.
"Volunteering for Home-Start Reading is a great experience… read more
We are running our next volunteer preparation course. The course will give you everything you need to support a family here in Reading. We have numerous families waiting for support. They are… read more
Our staff, volunteers and trustees work so hard to raise the profile of Home-Start Reading, but we are all so stretched, that we simply do not have the time nor the skill set to do it justice. We… read more
Cllr Debs Edwards visited us today to deliver a generous donation from the Councillors of Reading Borough Council's Labour group. Thank you for recognising and supporting our work with local… read more
Please note that our office will be closed from Friday 21st December 2018 until Monday 7th January 2019. During this time our firstname.lastname@example.org inbox will be checked periodically… read more
We are pleased to announce that the Elizabeth Jane Foundation has made a contribution of £2,000.00 towards our home-visiting co-ordinator (health specialist) role. We are luckily to have Marion,… read more
Alison joined Home-Start Reading as a home-visiting volunteer in 2009. In that time she has supported 4 local families. She has given each family 2 to 3 years of support, and has even kept in… read more
Please do have a read though our latest annual report, which covers our work between 1st April 2017 until 31st March 2018.
Please come along to our AGM on Monday 10th September at Abbey Baptist Church. You will hear how Home-Start Reading has supported families across Reading during April 2017 until March 2018. Matt… read more
We delivered these eggs and more to some of our supported local children. Thank you to Connect Reading, VISA, Thames Valley Business Park and Reading Rotary Club.