Our office will close at 2pm on Friday 22nd December and reopen at 9am on Tuesday 2nd January 2018.
We would like to wish all of our families, volunteers, staff and supporters a very happy Christmas!
We are excited to be part of the first Illuminate the Gardens on Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th November where we will be offering temporary tattoos, nail painting and children’s activities. Our trained staff will be on hand to offer parenting advice and discuss volunteering opportunities in South Yorkshire.
For more information and to book tickets please see www.illuminatethegardens.co.uk
New Volunteer Foundation Course starting in Doncaster on 3rd May 2017
We are really pleased to share with you a short video that Little Sheffield made at a recent visit to our Ecclesfield Under 1’s group. We would like to thank our group volunteer Zoe for making this group a huge success and for being so welcoming and lovely.
NEW HOME FOR HOME-START!
We are very excited to announce that we are moving to our new Family Hub in Sheffield this weekend!
Thank you to everyone who came along to the AGM on Monday 28th November, it was lovely to see so many of our volunteers and supporters.
Thank you too to Greg Fell, Public Health for his inspiring presentation. If you were unable to make it a copy of the presentation here: homestart-gf and a look back at Home-Start South Yorkshire over the last year here: home-start-south-yorkshire-2016-agm
The Stanage Stumble will be back in 2017 on Sunday 7th May, this is a challenging 12, 17 or 25 mile route with 10 hour time limit via the beautiful Limb Valley, Fox House, Stanage Edge returning over Redmires Moor back to Limb Valley and finish. (The route has been revised for this year only). Runners welcome on all routes and well behaved dogs on leads permitted.
If you or someone you know is interested in volunteering for Home-Start South Yorkshire we have a range of foundation courses available across the region:
Sheffield – Thursdays at Norfolf Park Centre, Monday and Wednesday Evenings/Wednesday and Friday daytimes at the Family Hub
Doncaster – Thursday daytime, Central Childrens Centre
Rotherham – Wednesday daytime, Unity Centre
Barnsley – Wednesday Evening, Horizon Children’s Centre
Both offices will re-open on Monday 4th January.
We wish you all a very happy Christmas and a peaceful
new year from everyone at Home-Start South Yorkshire.