Welcome to Nest Aylesbury Vale

Nest Aylesbury Vale is a local charity which supports ordinary parents in Aylesbury Vale who are going through extraordinary times. Being a parent, whatever your situation, can be very difficult at times, especially when children are young.

Many parents feel exhausted and overwhelmed by the stresses of family life, particularly if they have little support from family and friends when they need it most. For some parents it’s a real struggle because they are also having to cope with difficult situations like post-natal depression, their or their child’s illness or disability, relationship issues or multiple birth.

A carefully selected volunteer, who has parenting experience themselves, will regularly visit a family, in their own home, offering emotional and practical support through difficult times for as long as it is helpful or needed.

This friendly parent-to-parent support is a simple yet effective way of enabling families to get back on track.

Please take a moment to browse through the pages offering information on our service, how to become a home-visiting volunteer or how you could offer your time by becoming a trustee of the charity.

That’s when parents need support

That’s when Nest Aylesbury Vale can help

Do you feel you need support?

Are you having difficulty coping with the stresses of life bringing up a young family? If you live in Aylesbury Vale District and have at least one child under five, we may be able to help.

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Interested in becoming a volunteer?

Through home visiting volunteers support local families whom are facing a variety of difficulties, including loneliness and isolation, ill health, post-natal depression, disabilities and bereavement.

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Information for Referrers

Any family with at least one child under the age of five years old may be referred to Nest Aylesbury Vale for support if they are going through difficulties.

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Latest News from Nest Aylesbury Vale

You can find the latest news and events articles below here. To open one click on the title, the image (if one is present) or the read more link. If you are looking for all of the news you can locate it here: News and Events page

Dolls for Christmas!!

We would like to once again send a huge thank you to Lilian, who has kindly donated her wonderful dolls to Nest Aylesbury Vale, each one hand-made with love, to our families this Christmas. They are so delightful and it is clear how much painstaking work has gone into...

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Cheddington WI BBQ

The amazing ladies at the Cheddington WI threw the most fabulous event at the beginning of July, a South-African themed Barbecue event filled with the most delicious treats, fun and games! Our volunteer Sue was given a wonderfully warm welcome on the night and we are...

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Exquisite Hand Made Dolls – A Huge Thank You!!

Exquisite Hand Made Dolls – A Huge Thank You!!

Nest Aylesbury Vale would like to extend huge thanks to Lilian, a wonderful local lady who has painstakingly made a whole host of individually made knitted dolls, each with its own personality, for our families. They are so beautiful and we are extremely grateful to...

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Supporting Nest Aylesbury Vale

If you would like to support the work of Nest Aylesbury Vale, you could make a donation.  Join our fundraising initiative “A Pledge ” or hold a fundraising event on our behalf. Click here to find out more.


 All support is gratefully received!

 Thank you

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