Separation, divorce and relationship breakdown

How can Home-Start help?

Parents and carers are acutely aware of the impact of their relationship breakdown on their children – and in most cases do everything they can to make their new family arrangements work but it’s never easy.  

You don’t need to struggle alone to give your children a good start in life – especially if you are trying to cope after a separation, divorce, or after leaving an abusive relationship.


Lauren’s story

Home-Start supported Lauren though a difficult relationship breakdown and helped her feel more positive about the future. 

When Lauren’s marriage broke down more than five years ago, it sparked a series of events which left her feeling “trapped” with nowhere to turn. 

Read more about Lauren’s story here