About Us

Home-Start Epsom, Ewell and Banstead offers support, friendship and practical help to parents with young children, in the local communities of Epsom, Ewell and Banstead.

We offer a unique service, recruiting and training volunteers who are usually parents themselves, to visit families at home who have at least one child under 5 and offer informal, friendly and confidential support.

To help give children the best possible start in life, Home-Start supports parents as they grow in confidence, strengthen their relationships with their children and widen their links with the local community.

Whilst all Home-Start schemes are guided by the same principles, each is an autonomous unit, individually registered with the Charities Commission, and with their own local management committee responsible for their own funding.

The charity is run by a board of Trustees who are responsible for the management and direction of the scheme. The team comprises; three part-time members and one full time member of staff, together with a network of trained volunteers who carry out the home-visiting parent support service.

During 2013/14 we had 50 volunteers assisting 125 families with 270 children – proving the continuing need for our service in the local community.

Home-Start Epsom, Ewell and Banstead have been supporting families since 1996.

Trustees Role
Briony Thomas Chair
Geoff Kitchen Treasurer
Tony Evans Trustee
Beverley Rexstrew Trustee
Nicholas Morgan Trustee
Celia Turnbull Trustee
 Steven Manikon  Trustee
Staff Role
Hazel Davies Scheme Manager
Jo Parker Family Support Co-ordinator
Hayley Ronald Family Support Co-ordinator
 Julie Carter Scheme Administrator

Our annual report for the last year is available for download by following this link: Annual Report. Please note that it is around 1MB in size and may take several minutes to download depending on your internet speed. The file is in PDF format.


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