Through our work with single parents in Scotland over the past 75 years, we have learnt that what family’s value most about One Parent Families Scotland is that we understand what it means to be the sole carer and breadwinner in the family – juggling work, education, childcare and quality time with children.

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We are working to bring about the change we want to see in Scotland:

  • A future where single parents and their children are valued and treated equally and fairly
  • Providing vital support services that enable One Parent Families to achieve their potential
  • Helping to create lasting solutions to the poverty which has such a deep impact on the lives of so many One Parent Families

Making a Donation Online

You can make a donation to OPFS through our online Virgin Money Giving portal.

Make a donation using Virgin Money Giving

If you choose to donate using our website your details will be taken by a third party, Virgin Money Giving. They will only supply OPFS with your name.

Leaving a Legacy

Leaving a gift to charity in your will is a fantastic way for your generosity to last beyond your own lifetime. No matter how big or small the amount, you can be sure that a gift left to OPFS will help make a world of difference to hundreds of people.

Please get in touch if you would like to discuss leaving a gift to OPFS.


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