Love Your Neighbourhood Scheme donates £1,000

In July, Southern Co-op ran a Charity Awareness Week [24-30 July] and to kick off proceedings they donated £1000 to each of the company’s charity partners, of which Home-Start Bracknell Forest is one. The donation comes from the remainder of money raised by the...
Making a dash for Home-Start

Making a dash for Home-Start

One of the families we supported took part in a trolley dash at the opening of The Entertainer store in Bracknell on Saturday. Zofia and one of her daughters took part in the event before the store opened and took home over £250 worth of...
The Entertainer opens with a Home-Start trolley dash

The Entertainer opens with a Home-Start trolley dash

LEGO movie stars will be coming to celebrate the opening of a new toy shop. The Entertainer in the Lexicon will be opening on Saturday August 19, less than a month before the rest of the development throws open its doors for the first time. To celebrate, characters...

Bread Recipes Raise Dough for Home-Start

Pupils from South Ascot Village Primary School recently took part in a competition to invent their own bread recipes.  The 4 winning recipes were baked by Budgens Ascot store and sold to their customers raising over £90 for Home-Start Bracknell Forest. Julie Pizzey...
Home-Start Hikers 3 Peaks Challenge

Home-Start Hikers 3 Peaks Challenge

To celebrate their 50th birthdays this year, friends Julie Pizzey (administrator for Home-Start) and Neil Coupe have decided to complete the 3 Peaks challenge later this month and have persuaded a whole group of friends to join them. The challenge involves climbing...

New Charity Partnership With Local Co-op

Home-Start Bracknell Forest was invited to cut the ribbon and open The Southern Co-operative’s new food store on Forest Road, Binfield and received a £500 donation on Sunday 30 April. Family support charity Home Start Bracknell Forest cuts the ribbon at the new...