‘Support from Home-Start is tremendous, they are always available for advice and support. The coordinators are very caring who treat all volunteers and families with a great deal of respect’ – Pat, Home-Start Volunteer
We have two courses starting in April 2020! One course in South Manchester and one in North Manchester
SOUTH MANCHESTER: There will be a course starting in on Friday 24th April, 9.30am-2.30pm, in Wythenshawe at Benchill Children’s Centre, 22 Lyndene Rd, Manchester, M22 4PZ. The course will run once a week for 6 weeks with a break for bank holiday and half term.
NORTH MANCHESTER: There will be a course starting on Thursday 30th April, 9.30am-2.30pm, in Cheetham at Woodville Resource Centre, Shirley Road, Manchester, M8 0NE. The course will run once a week for 6 weeks with a break for half term.
To apply please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0161 721 4493
Please see below for session content.
|Week 1 ||– Welcome|
– Introduction to Home-Start
– Meeting the Needs of families
– The Home-Start Relationship
|Week 2||– Understanding the Needs of Families/1000 days|
– Getting started as a Volunteer
– Support and Supervision
– Commitment and Boundaries
– Keeping Safe
|Week 3||– Values & attitudes|
– Listening Skills
|Week 4||– Safeguarding|
|Week 5||Domestic Abuse awareness|
Mental Health awareness
|Week 6 ||– Family life|