Legacies

How to leave Home-Start a gift in your will

By making a gift to Home-Start Blackpool, Fylde & Wyre in your will, you can help ensure the future generations of children get the vital support they need at a crucial time, to set their lives on the right track.

Home-Start Blackpool, Fylde & Wyre supports families in communities across the Blackpool, Fylde & Wyre giving them the help, support and advice they need to ensure their children have the best start in life.

Home-Start recruit and train family support volunteers to provide peer-to-peer, compassionate and confidential support for families when they need us the most.

We work with families, helping them build their confidence so they can give their children the life they deserve. Our support is practical, personal and tailored to the needs of every single one of the children that need us.  

We need your help to ensure our trained volunteers can work with young children and their families in communities like yours.

Our promise

At Home-Start, we understand the importance of a gift in a Will

We promise that we will use your gift in the way it was intended.

We promise to continue giving children within the Blackpool, Fylde & Wyre the help at the start of their lives that they deserve.

A child’s earliest years are the most important. Home-Start Blackpool, Fylde & Wyre makes sure they count. With a stable, loving and nurturing environment, a child can develop the vital foundations they need to realise their full potential.

Your questions answered

What is a Will?

Your Will is a legal document that sets out and guarantees that your money and possessions with go to those whom you wish to benefit.

What types of Wills are there?

The two main types of legacy are pecuniary – a fixed amount of money – and a residuary – share of the value of your estate

Do I have to have a solicitor?

No, but we strongly advise that you do. A solicitor will help make sure that it meets all of the requirements of the law.

Do I have to tell Home-Start Blackpool, Fylde & Wyre about my gift in my Will?

No, although we would like you to. You can let us know about your gift by emailing enquiries@homestartbfw.org.uk