#ProudSingleParents social media campaign has being launched by Opfs to celebrate the diversity, skills and proud moments about being a single parent. Thus challenging the stigma that many single parents have reported to have experienced. We want people and policy makers to reconsider the stereotypes portrayed about single parents being teenagers and scroungers.
Dundee City Council are asking for opinions from parents/carers in Dundee, with a child under 5, on how best to access early learning and childcare entitlements.
A survey looking to understand how you and your child spend time playing.
Our thanks and congratulations go out to five single parents from Dundee who volunteered to be pilot participants on our blended learning programme.
Sarah-Louise Davies, Participation and Engagement Officer for the Children & Young People’s Commissioner Scotland, visited the 101 Project as part of an ongoing consultation with parents in relation to children’s rights.
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.
Building on their successful completion of our Peer Mentoring course, five single parents from Dundee have becoming certified first aiders and are now in the process of volunteering with us.
The summary of findings of 101 project’s parent focus group into the additional 2 year olds childcare provision.
Come and join us in Edinburgh on 28 November 2014 to celebrate our 70th anniversary and AGM.
Come and join us in Edinburgh on 28 November 2014 to celebrate our 70th anniversary at a Civic Reception and attend our AGM.