Come and join us at our “A Bite and A Blether” sessions. Where you can have a cuppa and a bite to eat and chat to our friendly workers in relaxed surroundings. Get information, advice and support about any issues …
Busy bees sessions every Tuesday in Dundee.
Scottish Government Cabinet Secretaries recently visited OPFS Dundee Family Support Services to launch a public consultation on the new Child Poverty Bill.
#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.
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.
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.