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Maldon District Council Staff and Partner Organisations Support Home-Start Essex Christmas Gift Appeal

Published on Tuesday, 18th December 2018

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Council staff and partner organisations have generously supported a Christmas appeal by Home-Start Essex, a Charity which supports families across the Maldon District.

Staff donated Christmas gifts for children whose families would benefit enormously from having an extra gift to be able to give to their children and also for some of the parents who may receive very little for themselves.

Cllr Bass, Chairman of Maldon Dstrict said “I am delighted to be able to present these gifts which our staff and partners have donated to local families that need some extra help this Christmas”


Notes to editor:

Pictured Left to Right from Home-Start Essex, Alison Jones – Co-ordinator, Derai Lewis-Jones – Co-ordinator. Cindy Blease – Operational Admin Assistant. Nic O’Brien – CEO, Chairman on MDC, Cllr Henry Bass, and Luke Daley, MDC’s Senior Customers Officer. 

Home-Start Essex is a leading family support charity working across Essex to build the confidence and skills of parents/carers to achieve healthy and positive outcomes for children. Our work comprises a long-established volunteer home visiting service, offering emotional and practical help to families experiencing difficulties, alongside a range of family groups, well-being programmes, courses and events. More details can be found here