A FAMILY support group has appointed a new member of staff to work with parents.
Maxine Dennis has taken on the role of a parental involvement work with Home Start in North West Leicestershire.
Home Start has supported families in the district for more than 30 years through recruiting and training volunteers to visit families in their homes.
In her role, Ms Dennis will work will Sure Start children’s centres in the county to improve help improve services.
She said: “The opinions and involvement of our local parents and carers are crucial to the future of our children’s centres and the development of the services and support available.”
“Any families with children aged under 5 are entitled to access these centres. They are a great venue in which to meet other parents and children and to get involved in your local community.”