We are expanding our service back into East Devon and are looking for a locally based Volunteer Co-ordinator. We are also appointing a Group Worker to run a new group in Exeter to support perinatal and infant mental health. 

Feb 13, 2019
Come and abseil one of the UK's highest waterfalls and raise money for Home-Start Exeter & East Devon. Event takes place on Saturday April 27th

Jan 16, 2019

We are recruiting for new volunteers! Our next Volunteer Preparation Course starts on 5th February 2019. Find out more...

Nov 28, 2018

Sharing books with children is so important, but we know that not everyone feels confident about reading aloud. That's why The Book Trust has put together some helpful hints about sharing books, along with a list of the best 100 books for children aged 0-5...

Jun 4, 2018
Devon Partnership NHS Trust has been successful with its bid to secure one of four Mother and Baby Units commissioned by NHS England to address a shortfall of beds nationally.
May 10, 2017
Looking for a way to start that all-important conversation about social media, gaming and other online activities with your son or daughter?
May 3, 2017
Funding from NHS England will continue for Cranbrook's healthy new town programme in 2017/18.
Apr 25, 2017

Our new address is: Unit 10, Basepoint Business Centre, Yeoford Way, Exeter EX2 8LB
Phone: 01392 826299

Oct 20, 2016


Kirsty Allsopp with Alastair Stewart presenting HSUK volunteer awards yesterday at day one of the HSUK National Conference.


Mar 22, 2016

Volunteer's Endings (Accredited)
Wednesday 27th April 2016 from 9.30 until 12.30

Parents Experiencing Depression (Accredited)
Monday May 16th and 23rd

Mar 22, 2016
If you would like to see our service extend into the Mid Devon area please complete this very short questionnaire and return it to us by 19th February
Feb 8, 2016

Tuesday 17th November 2015 from 12pm - 1pm

At Holy Trinity Church Centre, Arena Park, Exeter EX4 8RD

Oct 27, 2015

Volunteer training to support families where children have additional needs.

Wednesday 9th December 9.45 - 2.30pm at Home-Start office in Exeter.  Places are limited so contact Anna or Rachel to reserve a place asap.

Oct 13, 2015

Home-Start Exeter and East Devon Volunteer Preparation Course starts 23rd September 2015

Aug 12, 2015
May 11, 2015
Our volunteers are invited to a free Digital Training Day on Monday 2nd March from 10am until 3pm.  Please call the office to reserve your place.
Feb 25, 2015

Our next course for new volunteers will now commence on Wednesday, 4th March 2015 from 9.45 - 2.15. 

Please call the office for further details or download an application form from the New Volunteers section on our website.

Dec 9, 2014

External Evaluation completed October 2014

Oct 29, 2014
If you have experienced the challenges of parenthood and live in the Exeter or East Devon area, you could support families who are currently finding life difficult.
Aug 5, 2014
Safeguarding Training will be held on the following day;
Tuesday       8th July 10.00am-12.30pm
Wednesday  9th July 10.00am-12.30pm
Monday       14th July 10.00am-12.30pm
Wednesday  16th July 10.00am-12.30pm
Jul 8, 2014
There are still a couple of places remaing for our volunteers to attend the course "Supporting Parents Experiencing Depression"
May 20, 2014
Please view the latest volunteer newsletter here.
Apr 7, 2014

Fabulous news. We are achieving our family support targets.  A full summary is available here.

Apr 7, 2014
Turn2us are offering Volunteers a free benefits and grants workshop on Friday 25th April 2014 at T4 Great Moor House, Bittern Road, Sowton EX2 7NL from 1.30 - 4.30pm.  Please see the invitation for further details
Mar 26, 2014

If you have experienced the challenges of parenthood and live in the Exeter or East Devon area, you could support families who are currently finding life difficult. 

Feb 21, 2014

The One Million Children campaign is part of Home-Start’s fortieth anniversary celebrations.

Feb 21, 2014

Concert presented by The Exeter Police and Community Choir at Sidwell Street Methodist Church on Thursday 1st May from 7.30pm

Feb 21, 2014

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