About Us

Home-Start Richmond 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 scheme 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 will be building up our service to support families in the Kingston borough as well.

Click to read on about what we do

Click here to visit the website for Home-Start UK

Recent Posts

Buy a tree from Pines and Needles to support Home-Start







There is a great offer on Christmas Trees from Pines and Needles for you and for Home-Start Richmond.  If you quote the code MAGIC when you buy your tree, they’ll donate 5% to Home-Start ……  and you get a free mini tree !
The nearest shops to us are in Bushy Park, Richmond Park and Barnes:

  • Barn Elms playing fields, Rocks Lane, Barnes, SW13 0BY
  • Diana Car Park, Bushy Park, KT8 9DD
  • Roehampton Gate Car Park, Richmond Park, Priory Lane, SW15 5JP

See their website for opening hours and more information https://www.pinesandneedles.com/christmas-trees-london

Thanks to Magic Door for nominating us and to Pines and Needles for the offer – we really appreciate it.

  1. Buy your Christmas Tree from Pines & Needles in Barnes Leave a reply
  2. 2016 Snowflake Appeal Leave a reply
  3. Recruiting for our January Volunteer Course Leave a reply
  4. Readers Announced for our 9th annual Carol Service Leave a reply
  5. Christmas Cards now on Sale Leave a reply
  6. October 2016 Newsletter Leave a reply
  7. September 2016 Newsletter Leave a reply
  8. Julie Peasgood – our new Ambassador Leave a reply
  9. Home-Start in Richmond and Kingston boroughs Leave a reply