§ Beverley Hughes
[holding answer 18 March 2003]: Central Government does not directly fund any local Home Start in South Devon.
However, three government departments currently provide funding for Home Start UK of £574,000. (Home Office £100,000; Department for Education and Skills £250,000; and Department of Health £224,000).
Home Start UK provides support, advice on development and training for all local Home Starts including South Devon.