Here for young families
in Barnsley, Doncaster, Rotherham & Sheffield

What some parents may see as a 'simple trip out to the shops' for a parent who has triplets in tow can seem impossible.

Home-Start South Yorkshire supports parents  who are dealing with issues such as isolation, sickness, disability, mental health, domestic abuse, twins/triplets, or difficult relationships.

We can help these parents to feel that the 'impossible' is possible!

One parent described Home-Start as 'ARMBANDS IN DEEP WATER' because we offer a lifeline to parents who feel overwhelmed and in desperate need of support, reassurance and friendship.

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Howells Solicitors’ Donation helps fund local families in crisis!

The generous donation of £3000 will allow local Charity, Home-Start to set up the family fund, as at present, countless families are struggling financially to buy necessities such as food, beds, appliances and pushchairs along with other household essentials.

Home-Start South Yorkshire will set up a much needed fund to help families who face unexpected crises and who are struggling with the expense of home essentials, thanks to a donation from Howells Solicitors.

After launching a similar fund for families in the past which has now run out, Home-Start will repeat this method of support as it was extremely successful in helping multiple vulnerable parents deal with a financial crisis. They support family situations like one mother who was struggling to wean her baby alongside continuous debt after her abusive partner left.

Howells Solicitors said “The work that Home-Start do for South Yorkshire families is wonderful. They are there when people need them the most and we are proud to support such a worthwhile charity. We are very pleased that Home-Start can make use of our donation to start up a new family fund. We look forward to working with Home-Start further throughout the year and supporting them as much as possible through fundraising and raising awareness of the work they do’.

Pictured: Ellen Summers, HSSY and Alyson Siddall, Partner at Howells.
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Do you have any boys clothes or shoes in age 2-3 going spare? We have a few families who could really do with them! Please drop off at the Sheffield office or give us a ring on 0114 2788377 to arrange collection. Thanks Trudi ... See MoreSee Less

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