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Gingerbread provide expert advice, practical support and campaign for single parents.

They have a range of factsheets and practical advice on issues such as money, work and family. If you can't find what you're looking for their helpline advisers are only a free phone call away.

If you are looking for information and advice on any of the below topics (and more) and are a single parent Gingerbread can help with:

  • child maintenance

  • contact

  • single dads

  • employment

  • education

  • welfare benefits and tax credits

  • housing

  • debt, money and benefits.

The Gingerbread Single Parent Helpline is open as follows:

  • Mondays: 10am to 6pm,

  • Tuesdays / Thursdays / Fridays: 10am to 4pm

  • Wednesdays: 10am-1pm and 5pm-7pm. 

Who to contact

08088 02 09 25


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