Single Parents are among the hardest hit by the UK Government’s welfare reforms, according to new research commissioned by the Scottish Parliament’s Welfare Reform Committee.
A poll by Scotland’s national single parent organisation reveals that three in four (74%) have experienced stigma in the last two years.
A Scottish advice service is urging separated parents to sort out festive holiday arrangements now, and avoid a nightmare before Christmas for them and their children.
A new free factsheet for mothers or fathers in the process of separating or bringing up children on their own has been published by One Parent Families Scotland.
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.
From 27th October 2014, new ESA and JSA claimants will have to wait 7 days, rather than 3 before their benefit will be processed.
The final stage of the government’s widespread child maintenance reforms has been implemented this week.
From today (30 June 2014) parents will be charged for the use of The Child Maintenance Service.
Our third information pack, ‘Going Back to Work’, is now available. It guides parents through the financial implications of returning to work and the childcare options open to them.