Category Archives: Dundee Family Support Services

Appeal for ‘cosy clothes’ for single-parent families in Dundee

OPFS Family Support Services appeals for “cosy clothes” for single-parent families in Dundee. The effort comes as the city continues to face major issues with child poverty. Ann McKenzie, deputy director of the OPFS, said: “The weather is getting colder …

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‘Baby Blether Club’: New Service for families with babies in Dundee

Dundee Family Support Services We have just launched an exciting brand-new service aimed at providing support to families with babies up to the age of one year old, developed by one of our most experienced Family Support Workers. The ‘Baby …

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Highlighting our Dundee Employability Service

A Successful Single Parent Story In Dundee, One Parent Families Scotland (OPFS) is working in partnership with several other organisations across the city to make sure single parents’ journeys on the local employability pipeline into work is as smooth as …

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Super Hero Day in Dundee

On the 4th of May Families house in Dundee had a Super Hero Day in conjunction with Tay FM and Cash for Kids. There was a “Super Hero Dash” where the children chose to go to the local park, and …

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Dundee Drop-in Services over Festive Period

If you are looking for services in and around Dundee over the Festive period there has been a very handy leaflet published with the opening hours of a number of services. There are also a number of helplines listed also. …

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Dundee Family Support Services

For the new year, we are asking for donations of energy saving bayonet light bulbs so that families don’t have to sit in the dark. Please help by donating a light bulb.

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Tackling Family Poverty

Tackling family poverty in Dundee

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Dundee visit by Keith Brown MSP

Workers and parents from One Parent Families Scotland Dundee Family Support Services participated in an event on Wednesday 12th July with Keith Brown MSP, Cabinet Secretary for Economy, Jobs and Fair Work was visiting Dundee to celebrate the Wise Group …

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Have a Bite and a Blether in Dundee

Come and join us at our “A Bite and A Blether” sessions. Where you can have a cuppa and a bite to eat and chat to our friendly workers in relaxed surroundings. Get information, advice and support about any issues …

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Cabinet secretaries visit our Dundee services to launch public consultation on child poverty

Scottish Government Cabinet Secretaries recently visited OPFS Dundee Family Support Services to launch a public consultation on the new Child Poverty Bill.

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