Category Archives: OPFS Glasgow
New young parents project in Glasgow
Eight single parents from the Glasgow Hub were awarded their certificates for attending our most recent Scotland’s Mental Health First Aid course. The course helps to remove stigma and fear around mental health and gives participants confidence in approaching and …
OPFS and Ardenglen Housing Association in Glasgow have been awarded funding through the Scottish Government Community Choices Fund to work with parents and children to innovate solutions to the Cost of the School Day, using a participatory budgeting model. We …
New advice and information hub for young single parents in Maryhill, Glasgow
New Friday drop in for single parents in Cranhill, Glasgow.
We celebrated the work of our wonderful volunteers during Volunteers’ Week 2016 by having a celebratory afternoon tea and Meet The Staff sessions.
Single parents are invited to drop in for tea/coffee and meet other parents in an informal, supportive setting.
Eleven single parents from OPFS have been taking part in focus groups with Poverty Alliance as part of a Europe-wide programme.
We’re currently looking for single parents to volunteer to get involved in our Lone Parent Champion training programme starting next year in Glasgow.
We have a new 6-week single parent programme starting in Knightswood Community Centre on Monday 18 January 2016 (10am-12pm).