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OPFS is Recruiting Four Posts

At OPFS we currently recruiting for four posts, one each in our Dundee, Edinburgh, Glasgow and North Lanarkshire offices. Family Support Worker (Children and Fathers), North Lanarkshire – Responsible for the delivery of Lanarkshire Service for single dads and their children; …

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Universal Credit comes to Glasgow

From 19 September 2018 universal credit arrives in some parts of Glasgow. This will only affect you If you need to make a new claim for benefits or have a change in your circumstances. Please note this is only for families with …

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Cranhill, Glasgow Community Information Hub

Our Cranhill Single Parent Community Outreach Hub provides support, advice and information to support you if you are thinking about or would like to enter training, education or employment. One of our staff team will arrange to meet with you …

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Transforming Lives

New transforming lives course for young single parents in Lanarkshire.

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Glasgow City Centre Information Hub

OPFS Glasgow provides support, advice and information in our city centre hub to help parents make informed choices on a range of issues that affect the everyday life of themselves and their children. Advice & Guidance Small material grants Confidence …

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Thenue to Tackle Fuel Poverty Head on With New Advice Initiative

Thenue Housing has announced a new link-up which will deliver advice to hundreds of tenants to help them save money and keep their homes warm. The Association will work with Home Energy Scotland and One Parent Families Scotland to deliver a series of “financial education …

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Lanarkshire Single Parent Hub

OPFS Lanarkshire provides Information, advice, support and training to help parents to make informed choices on a range of issues that affect the everyday life of themselves and their children. Services available include:  Peer Support Advice and Information on issues …

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Lanarkshire Single Dads Hub

Our ‘Parenting Alone Hub’ for Single Dads in Cumbernauld and Airdrie provides practical, emotional, financial and parenting support and a range of play and recreational activities to lone fathers and their children. Services available include: Advice and Information on issues …

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OPFS Lanarkshire Family Support Service

Our Lanarkshire Family Support Service provides practical, emotional, financial, parenting and advocacy support to single parent families and helps them to take positive steps to give their children the best possible chances in life. The service operates across all communities …

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OPFS Glasgow Family Support Service

OPFS Glasgow works with local communities to empower families to overcome the barriers they encounter. We support parents to give their children the best possible chances in life, with improved health and a stable home environment. The specialised support offered …

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