Author Archives: Mandy Mitchell

Benefits when your children get older

Benefits and tax credit changes when your children leave education or start university.

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Universal Credit

What is Universal Credit? Universal credit or UC is a new benefit that has been introduced to simplify the current benefit system. It replaces 6 of the existing benefits that you can, or may already get because you have a limited …

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Index of universal credit updates

We have an ongoing series of universal credit updates to help you with changes to your benefits.  What is universal credit? Universal credit or UC is a new benefit that has been introduced to simplify the current benefit system. It replaces …

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Studying and Universal Credit

Studying while claiming universal credit

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Operations Director – Flexible Childcare Services

A dynamic Operations Director is sought to lead a new Social Enterprise offering flexible childcare in Scotland

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Super Hero Day in Dundee

On the 4th of May Families house in Dundee had a Super Hero Day in conjunction with Tay FM and Cash for Kids. There was a “Super Hero Dash” where the children chose to go to the local park, and …

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Help to pay your mortgage

Support for mortgage interest loans

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Benefit and other changes for single parents from April 2018

Benefit and tax updates for April 2018 for single parents in Scotland

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What is a sanction?

Information for single parents in Scotland about benefit sanctions.

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Cranhill, Glasgow Community Information Hub

Our Cranhill Single Parent Community Outreach Hub provides support, advice and information to support you if you are thinking about or would like to enter training, education or employment. One of our staff team will arrange to meet with you …

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