Local News

  • Prep training course for Family Support volunteers starts soon!

    11 January 2017

    2017 is off to a flying start with the first family support volunteer training course of the year due to start the first week of February. Now more than ever, Home-Start Herts needs family support volunteers.  Our referrals are ever increasing, but...

  • The choir that Rocked!

    12 July 2016

    We were very privileged to be the beneficiary of 3 amazing performances by the award winning Hemel Hempstead and Welwyn rock Choirs. Over 250 singers performed a repertoire packed with toe tapping, body rocking, feel-good songs. The support for Hom...

    Relating Image Raised voices raised over £2000!
  • A New Look Coming Soon

    12 May 2016

    This website will be changing in the near future to reflect the merging of six Hertfordshire Home-Start schemes. Home-Start Dacorum, Home-Start St. Albans, Home-Start Welwyn & Hatfield, Home- Start Stevenage, Home-Start East Herts and Home-Start...

  • Snowflake Creations Help Families

    14 January 2016 East Herts

    Beautiful home-made snowflakes made by pupils from Wheatcroft Primary School have raised an amazing £441.71for Home-Start.  Families were given the chance to take a snowflake for a donation to our charity, at the Hertford school’s annual Christingle...

    Relating Image Wheatcroft pupils with their snowflakes
  • Village Fete Helps Appeal

    14 January 2016 East Herts

    Festive fun and games were had by visitors to the Waterford Village Fete recently, who helped to raise money for our Snowflake Appeal. Father Christmas and his elves paid a visit to the event, held at Waterford Village Hall, and gave the young visit...

    Relating Image Supporting our appeal at the Waterford Village Fete
  • Fun Panto Helps Home-Start

    14 January 2016 East Herts

    A panto in Little Berkhamstead was a great fundraiser for Home-Start East Herts – oh yes it was! The village pantomime staged three performances of Dick Whittington and raised money for our charity at a raffle at each show. A total of £151.70 was d...