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ABBA Themed Afternoon Tea 2019 announced
26 November 2018
The Friends of Home-Start Aberdeen Group are excited to announce their ABBA themed afternoon tea for 2019. It’s going to be …Super Trou... read more >
Aviva Community Fund awards: Cast your votes for Home-Start Aberdeen’s Rising Stars
30 October 2018
Home-Start Aberdeen is calling on your votes to help win funding in the Aviva Community Fund awards for its Rising Stars project in Aberdeen. ... read more >
Family support charity secures five-figure funding from Aberdeen Standard Investments Charitable Foundation
08 October 2018
A local family support charity has received funding towards a flagship project from the Aberdeen Standard Investments Charitable Foundation.... read more >
Family support charity appoints new general manager
28 September 2018
Home-Start Aberdeen has appointed a new general manager. The family support charity has welcomed Eleanor McEwan to the role following a successful rec... read more >
Ride the North 2018 - Karen's story
13 August 2018
Karen Yarnold, one of Home-Start Aberdeen's Ride the North cyclists, shares her training experiences and motivations for participating in this tw... read more >
Could you volunteer with us?
06 August 2018
Home-Start Aberdeen is running a new morning (weekdays) volunteer preparation course, with sessions starting late August.... read more >
Home-Start Aberdeen secures five-figure funding award
23 July 2018
Home-Start Aberdeen has secured a £25,000 funding award to sustain its work with local families. ... read more >
Vacancy: Home-Start Aberdeen seeks General Manager
25 June 2018
Dynamic leader with vision required.... read more >
Home-Start Aberdeen secures three-year Robertson Trust funding
23 May 2018
Home-Start Aberdeen has received an important three-year funding package to support its work with local families. ... read more >
Family support charity receives Awards for All funding boost
23 March 2018
A north-east voluntary organisation has welcomed an important contribution towards its volunteer recruitment and training programme, courtesy of Natio... read more >
Home-Start Aberdeen announced as one of 10 offical BHGE 10K charities
29 January 2018
Organisers of the North East’s longest standing road race announced the 10 affiliated charities who will call on participants to take on the cha... read more >
2018 afternoon tea tickets on sale
04 January 2018
Tickets are now on sale for our Mary Poppins-themed afternoon tea on Sunday, 13 May 2018.... read more >
Home-Start Worldwide Tokyo Conference: Our Blog
15 November 2017
Scheme manager Georgette Cobban represented Home-Start Aberdeen at the 2017 Home-Start Worldwide conference in Tokyo. Read her blog about the event...... read more >
Family Support Charity Launches 2017 Children’s Book Appeal
13 October 2017
An Aberdeen-based family support charity has launched an appeal for books for children as it prepares to organise its fourth consecutive book advent.... read more >
Comedy evening tickets on sale
27 September 2017
Tickets are now on sale for our comedy evening in October, organised by the Friends of Home-Start Aberdeen.... read more >
Development lead vacancy
01 September 2017
An exciting new opportunity exists for a development lead with Home-Start Aberdeen.... read more >
Plea for volunteers to get on course
22 August 2017
Home-Start Aberdeen has issued an urgent plea for new volunteers to help it achieve its target of recruiting 30 new volunteers within 30 weeks during ... read more >
Tickets on sale for charity race night
21 July 2017
Tickets are now on sale for our September race night, organised by the Friends of Home-Start Aberdeen.... read more >
Rathbones invests its support in Aberdeen family charity
06 July 2017
A local family charity has received a two-year pledge of support from the Aberdeen branch of Rathbones, a leading investment management company. ... read more >
Family support charity seeks to achieve 30 in 30 target
02 June 2017
An Aberdeen-based family support charity is using Volunteers’ Week, which runs from 1-7 June 2017, as a springboard to successfully conclude its... read more >
Quiz Night Tickets Now Available
28 May 2017
A quiz night organised by Aberdeen Lions Club will take place on Thursday, 29 June with all funds going to Home-Start Aberdeen. ... read more >
Charity Celebrates Milestone Birthday With 1930s-themed Afternoon Tea
03 March 2017
An Aberdeen-based charity is marking thirty years of support for vulnerable and isolated local families by hosting a 1930s-themed afternoon tea fundra... read more >
Energy firm gives family support charity a birthday boost
20 February 2017
A local family support charity has received a welcome 30th birthday gift in the form of a substantial donation from a major energy company. ... read more >