Home-Start's trade mark early intervention model includes training and matching volunteers with families from all walks of life, who are finding it difficult to cope, by providing non-judgmental, practical and emotional support. Home-Start helps parents find ways to manage and resolve their difficulties before they become more serious.
Each local Home-Start is an independent charity. Home-Start Erewash is funded by Children in Need, Henry Smith, Garfield Weston and the Big Lottery. It is highly rated by both statutory and non-statutory funders as a value for money, professional tailor-made service supporting families.