The month of April is a time to celebrate spring, warmer weather, and vacations. April is also Child Abuse Prevention Month and a time for all of us to remember why child safety matters. According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, there are close to four million reports of child abuse each […]
The 1920s saw some massive changes taking place in the fashion industry. Some significant changes that became permanent in this era include: Shorter hemlines make moving around and driving cars easy. A tube-like, slender silhouette that dismissed the traditional feminine physique. Basic tailoring led to women abandoning the typical corset. Dropped waistlines from below the
Maria came to Home Start during the pandemic because her family got sick with Covid-19. Due to the pandemic, she lost her job and her husband’s work hours got reduced. She was struggling financially, due to not having enough money for food or transportation. Through Home Start Communities in Action Program, Maria was able to
The 2023 Blue Ribbon Gala: Sat., April 29th Join Home Start at this year’s Blue Ribbon Gala, where we take a trip to the Big Easy – New Orleans. We’ll be letting the good times roll as we bask in the bayou. Make sure you purchase your tickets – this is a night you won’t
In June 2022, Andrea was referred to Home Start for Family Visit Coaching due to substance abuse and neglecting the needs of her infant. She was working on getting sober so she could have custody of her baby girl. Andrea worked with a Home Start Visit Coach and made incredible progress throughout their time together.