Category Archives: Edinburgh Headquarters

Do you qualify for help with your electricity bills?

The Warm Home Discount Scheme credits the electricity account of qualifying households with £140. It was introduced by the government in 2011 and will run to 2019. People receiving the Guarantee Credit of Pension Credit will automatically receive it. You …

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Counselling Sessions

Are you a single parent in Edinburgh? Would you benefit from the time and space to work through issues that are getting on top of you? Person Centred Counselling offers a safe and confidential setting to explore your thoughts, feelings …

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Preparing For the Future

New Preparing for the future course in Edinburgh

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Fathers and Children Fun Day at Edinburgh Central Mosque

Join dads and kids from all over Edinburgh at the Edinburgh Central Mosque for a great day of fun and learning and great food from the Mosque Kitchen on Saturday February 24th 10:30 – 1:00. All welcome, but must register …

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Employability project – Edinburgh

Edinburgh employability project

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OPFS Edinburgh

OPFS Edinburgh has had a busy Autumn, making the best of the fading weather with our two Saturday Dads’ Clubs. At the end of September the two groups joined up to take a boat out to the Bass Rock in …

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Supporting practitioners to support single parents

Freephone Advice Line for practitioners working for single parents.

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Edinburgh Dads Club

In partnership with the Gilmerton Early Years Centre, OPFS Edinburgh’s Dads Club (South) continues to be recognised for the great work it does with dads and children each Saturday. Last month, local MSP Ash Denham visited to help us make …

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Edinburgh Lone Fathers Project

Our Edinburgh dads workers have had a fun Autumn, supporting kids and their fathers in lots of ways. For Halloween, we joined forces with Making it Work to have a brilliant party in South Edinburgh with all the families we work …

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Will you be affected by the new benefit cap level?

What is the benefit cap, and will it affect you?

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