Vision and Values

Home-Start Renfrewshire and Inverclyde aims to increase the confidence and independence of the family by:

  • Offering emotional and practical support and friendship

  • Visiting families in their own homes, where the dignity and identity of each adult and child can be respected and protected

  • Reassuring parents that difficulties in bringing up children are not unusual and encourage them to enjoy family life

  • Developing a relationship with the family in which time can be shared and understanding can be developed: the approach is flexible to take account of each families different needs

  • Encouraging parents’ strengths and emotional well-being for the ultimate benefit of their children

  • Encouraging families to widen their network of relationships, effectively using the support and service available within the community

  • Home-Start Renfrewshire and Inverclyde's values are always at the forefront of the work we do:

  • Respect

  • Trust

  • Choice

  • Time

  • Empathy

  • Non-judgmental

  • Inclusive

  • Responsive


With Thanks To Our Supporters

Bags of Help Tesco
Bank of Scotland Foundation
Inverclyde HSCP
Invercylde Council
National Lottery Community Fund
Renfrewshire Council
Renfrewshire Health and Social Care Partnership
The Robertson Trust