Home-Start Birmingham projects may be cut

Help

Charity Home-Start says it may have to close projects supporting hundreds of families in Birmingham if the city council cuts funding.

Eight Home-Start schemes have been identified as being at risk of losing funding when the council unveils next year's budget.

Home-Start family services specialist Julie Garbett said if they closed families and children would suffer.

The council said it had to find £110m savings in 2013/14.

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.