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Home Start Daventry And South Northants - A Home Visit Service

Type of service:
Advice And Support
Address:
138 Watling Street East, Home Start, First Floor, Victoria House, Towcester, Northamptonshire, NN12 6BT
Telephone number:
01327 353139 / 0800 068 6368
Mobile number:
N/A
Service description:
Home-Start helps families with young children deal with whatever life throws at them. We support parents as they learn to cope, improve their confidence and build better lives for their children. The benefits of our support include improved health and well being and better family relationships.

Here are just some of the support services on offer

- A volunteer with parenting experience who offers tailor made one-to-one home visiting support regularly – usually on a weekly basis
- Emotional support to help parents find ways to manage and resolve problems
- Direct support to children, including playing, listening, having fun, establishing feed routines, encouraging development and providing opportunities for outings and treats
- Practical help, perhaps with budgeting, nutrition and meal planning, cooking and making the home safe
- Access to parenting advice and parenting skills training
- Outreach and family group work so parents can get out and meet others and become more involved in their own community
- Attendance at meetings and moral support, especially in relation to dealing with case conferences and dealing with solicitors and court cases.
Cost:
Free
Age range:
16 years - 25 years
Opening hours:
Monday 09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 16:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 16:00
Thursday 09:00 - 16:00
Friday 09:00 - 16:00
Ofsted Inspection Grade:
N/A
Additional information:
N/A
Eligibility criteria:
At Least One Child Under 5 Years Old.
Referral route:
  • Professional Referral
  • Self Referral
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