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Home-Start Colchester is facilitating a new 6-week peer parent group at Jungle Adventure

Home-Start Colchester will be facilitating a 6-week peer parent group at Jungle Adventure in partnership with our local Tatty Bumpkin provider. The group includes entry to Jungle adventure, facilitated support and a hot drink. A 45-minute Tatty Bumpkin session (9.45) session and freeplay in Jungle Adventure.  Course starts Tuesday Feb 21st – March 28th 9.30...


Early help

Early Help – Mentoring  Or Life Coaching for parents   When the first signs of emotional distress appear Home-Start Colchester can offer early help funded through ECC Family Innovation Fund. Mentoring- The assistance of another person to offer mentor support when you find yourself in the early stages of needing support. Life Coach– To support...


Fantastic present donations from Olivia!

A huge thank you to Olivia Corbin-Phillip who is a student at the University of Essex who donated two huge boxes of Christmas Presents for the families that we support.  Olivia decided that instead of sending Christmas Presents to friends and families she decided that she would donate the equivalent to Home-Start Colchester instead.


Christmas Presents Donations from the staff at Boots

On Wednesday 16th December we received a generous donation of Christmas Presents from the staff at Boots, The Chemists. On Children in Need Day, all Boots Staff dressed up and raised money for Children in Need (who also fund our I Can Do It Project). Melanie Farnworth, Area Manager collected Christmas Presents from staff to donation to a...