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Young Parent Information Hub – Glasgow

New advice and information hub for young single parents in Maryhill, Glasgow

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Drop in sessions for single parents in Glasgow

New Friday drop in for single parents in Cranhill, Glasgow.

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Glasgow drop-in sessions for single parents

Single parents are invited to drop in for tea/coffee and meet other parents in an informal, supportive setting.

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Proud Single Parents campaign targets stereotypes and stigma

#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.

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Take the Scottish Home Play survey today

A survey looking to understand how you and your child spend time playing.

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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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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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Information hub for single dads in Glasgow

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

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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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Easterhouse single parent personal development programme

A new course for single parents, designed to increase confidence in their skills and experience, running in Easterhouse, Glasgow.

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