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Host Home

Host Home

Organisation role · Flexible hours
Flexible location
Community & familyChildren & youth
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Safe Families
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Host Homes provide regular or emergency respite for children overnight or take children out during the daytime.

Detailed description

Host Homes are volunteers with Safe Families who open up their home as a safe place for children, providing regular respite for their parents, or somewhere to stay in an emergency situation e.g. parent is in hospital and there is no one to care for the children. The volunteer process includes an enhanced DBS, references, a home safety check and full training.

What volunteers need😇 Disclosure and Barring Service

What we will provide to volunteers

🤝 Extra support
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About Safe Families

Facing life alone is hard, and when you feel there is no one there to support you it is a scary place to be. Therefore, at Safe Families we offer support, hope and belonging to improve the lives of those in our communities. We link children, young people and families with local volunteers who can offer them help and support.