Big Hopes Big Future School Readiness Programme

At Home-Start, they know that children need a stimulating home learning environment to help them start school, ready to learn and to reach their full potential. Big Hope Big Future is a school readiness project that provides families with dedicated volunteer support which focuses on four key areas: home and parental readiness including stimulating materials at home and establishing routines and more. Child readiness including using the toilet, playing and sharing with others, coping away from the parent and more. Communication skills including sounds and stories, mark making, games and more. Language development including a coaching programme using the Home-Talk LENA System which measures talk with children


Venue address
Dorchester Youth And Community Centre Kings Road
West Dorset


Opening times
Mon: 09:00-17:00
Tue: 09:00-17:00
Wed: 09:00-17:00
Thu: 09:00-17:00
Fri: 09:00-17:00

Service Details

Cost variations
This project is free.
Additional Information

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Address: Dorchester Youth And Community Centre  Kings Road  Dorchester  Dorset