About Us

Home-Start Richmond Kingston & Hounslow is part of Home-Start UK, the leading family support charity. We offer outreach services through volunteers giving regular support, friendship and practical help to families under stress in their own homes, helping to prevent family crisis and breakdown.

ThFamily with volunteere Richmond charity was set up in 1995 and serves the whole borough of Richmond upon Thames, including Barnes, Mortlake, East Sheen, Kew, Richmond, Ham, St Margarets, Twickenham, Teddington, Hampton, Hampton Hill, Hampton Wick and Whitton.  Our Patron is Baroness Kramer of Richmond Park.

From the 3rd October 2016, we have been building up our service to support families in Kingston borough, including Berrylands, Chessington, Coombe, Hook Rise,  Norbiton, Surbiton, Tolworth.

On 1 April 2017, we merged with Home-Start Hounslow who support families in the whole of Hounslow borough.

In July 2017 we changed our name from Home-Start Richmond, to Home-Start Richmond, Kingston & Hounslow.

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Chessington Volunteer Recruitment Day 30 November






Are you a parent or grandparent? Would you like to help local families in Chessington, Tolworth, Surbiton or Kingston?

Come to our Volunteer Recruitment Day 30 November 10am-3pm

If you can spare 2-3 hours a week to help families with children under 5, Home-Start can train you to support those having a difficult time. Come and meet us on 30 November (10am-3pm) at our Volunteer Recruitment Day, at The King’s Centre, Coppard Gardens, Chessington KT9 2GZ, to learn more about becoming a volunteer.

The next free volunteer training course will run in Chessington from January to March 2018 (starting 18 January), over seven Thursdays, 9.30am-2.30pm (excluding half-term). Further training courses are planned for 2018 in the boroughs of Richmond, Kingston or Hounslow.

For more details on either the Volunteer Recruitment Day or the training courses, please contact Angie Ahmed: 020 8487 8500 info@homestart-richmond.org.uk

For more information about what’s involved in volunteering at Home-Start, click here.

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