Tips for parents
Here we share a series of tips for parents that are designed to provide ideas, reassurance and understanding.
Being a parent has never been easy. It can be lonely, frustrating, heart breaking and over-whelming.
All parents struggle at one time or another. You are not alone.
Home-Start’s expert staff and trained volunteers work alongside families just like yours to give non-judgmental, compassionate and confidential support.
They help you regain confidence and be the parent you want to be. Below are some of the areas we can help with.
Research has shown that the number of words that a child hears in the first few days, weeks, months and years of life, has a big impact on their development in later life.
Starting or returning to school can be a difficult and challenging time for children. Here we share some useful tips to help you prepare your child for the classroom.
The loss of a loved one can be a confusing and emotional experience for children. This guidance can help you navigate this difficult time together. You will also find links to specialist services.
Home-Start in Suffolk provide weekly support through their home visiting and telephone support volunteers.
Home-Start in Suffolk operate a number of groups across the County. These groups are free of charge for families to attend.
Home-Start in Suffolk works with a number of partner organisations and will signpost families to appropriate additional services to work alongside our team to ensure families have access to all the support they need.