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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Free volunteer course in Kingston, April to June 2018

If you have some free time after Easter, and you are a parent or grandparent, you could help other families with pre-school children. We are offering a free course to train you to be a home-visiting volunteer, supporting families with difficulties such as post-natal illness, bereavement or disability.

Our next course will run at the Kingston Quaker Centre on Wednesdays, 9.30am – 2.30pm, from 25 April to 6 June (excluding half-term). It can be accredited to NVQ 1 or 2.

After the course, you would visit a family for 2-3 hours a week. For more information, please contact Angie Ahmed on 020 8487 8500 or email info@homestart-richmond.org.uk

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