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Locals give a helping hand to our Dundee Laughter Club

A huge thanks go to the generosity of regulars in Fintry Powrie Bar who helped raise over £200 to support local laughter clubs at arecent fundraising event.

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Computing course and new information hub dates for single dads in Glasgow

Details of our new group and a 4-week computing course for single dads in Glasgow.

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New video series: Single Dad’s 60

In our new video series, single dads take a minute to speak about the realities of parenting on their own.

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Press: Single parents support each other with money advice

Glasgow MP, Chris Stephens, visits single parent ‘Champions’ training session in Pollok.

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New ‘Focus on Work’ sessions at Dundee’s Family Support Hub

We’ve got a new Family Support Hub based at our offices in Whitfield, Dundee. It provides new activities for single parents and single kinship carers throughout the week, with a Friday morning ‘Focus on Work’ session, run in partnership with the local Jobcentre Plus.

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New survey into Further Education reveals some surprising results

Our new survey into single parents and further education threw up a few surprises about why so few single parents enter education.

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Our dads groups are making a splash this summer

An update on our various fathers groups’ summer activities.

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Information hub for single dads in Glasgow

Details of an exciting new group for single dads in Glasgow.

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More Transforming Lives training in the works

An update on the Transforming Lives project for young parents in South Lanarkshire and details of the next programme.

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New Chair of the Board of Directors for OPFS

OPFS are pleased to welcome Jen Paice, Chief Executive of the tenancy deposit scheme, SafeDeposits Scotland, as our new Chair of the Board of Directors.

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