Privacy & cookies

Copyright © Notice

These pages are protected by copyright. Please contact us for permission to copy or reproduce the Home-Start material from the site.

Images throughout this site are real families, but some images are posed by models. Images for media use can provided by contacting the press office.

No other part of the site may be copied, reproduced, published, modified, transmitted or broadcast without the prior permission of Home-Start UK.

Use of the Site

This website is provided by Home-Start UK. Please read these conditions, legal notices and disclaimers carefully before using the site. Your use of the site constitutes your agreement to abide by these conditions, legal notices and disclaimers.

While the information provided on the site is to the best of our knowledge accurate and up to date we do not accept responsibility for the accuracy of the information.

Home-Start UK is not liable for any loss or damage to data or computer systems which result from use of this site.

Privacy Policy

Home-Start UK is committed to protecting your privacy. We will only use the information that we collect about you lawfully (in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998) to support the proper banking of donations and purchases. We do not sell or rent your information to anyone.


Cookies are used on the Home-Start UK website to identify your computer to our server. A cookie will record the areas visited by your computer. We use Google Analytics to measure what people do on our site. This is the most common analytics tool on the internet, and we use it to look at things like which pages are most popular and which browsers people use. It helps us spend our money more efficiently when we plan development of the website.

Turning cookies off

All modern browsers let you turn off either all or third-party cookies, but this varies depending on which browser you're using. The option to do this is usually found in your browser’s Options, Settings, or Preferences menu.

How to change your cookie settings in:
Internet Explorer

The information we collect from you

We collect information from you as a website visitor on how you use our website in order to improve and develop our website.  The information we collect includes details of your domain name and internet  protocol (IP) address, operating system, browser version, cookie details, how long you stayed on a page, the route you took to navigate through the pages and the website that you visited prior to accessing our site.

Non-Endorsement Policy

This site contains links to other sites, which Home-Start UK provides for the user's information and convenience only. Home-Start UK does not control or monitor these other sites, nor does their inclusion mean that Home-Start UK recommends or endorses these sites, the organisations or companies that run the sites or anything contained within the sites. We reserve the right to withdraw any of these links at any time.

If you wish to link to the Home-Start site, you must link to the homepage, and we request you inform us that you are doing so by contacting the Communications Department. You may not link to any other area of the site without prior written permission from Home-Start. The Home-Start logo may not be used without prior consent. At our discretion, and at any time, we reserve the right to withdraw any permissions given to link to this site, and we are under no obligation to maintain current pages linked to a site.

Funded and supported by
  • CHildren in Need Funded
  • Nottinghamshire Council
  • Newark and Sherwood District Council