Category Archives: Dads

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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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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Happy Father’s Day from OPFS!

Giving dads a hand One Parent Families Scotland supports single fathers as well as their children throughout Scotland. We understand the challenges that single fathers face, and the importance of fathers to children’s development. We offer practical and emotional support …

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Dads and kids transform their Dundee allotment

Over the past few months the fathers and children at our Dundee service have been working incredibly hard on renovating their allotment.

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OPFS Factsheets updated for 2016

We’ve updated our single parent factsheets for 2016. They are now available for download.

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Supporting Children and Fathers: January update

Our five projects supporting single and contact dads continue to do great work locally and nationally.

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Mellow Dads group starting in North Lanarkshire

We’re now recruiting for our new Mellow Dads group starting in February in North Lanarkshire (venue to be confirmed). The group will be for single or access dads and will run one day a week for 14 weeks. We will provide lunch, crèche …

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New Mellow Dads group in North Lanarkshire

We’re recruiting for our Mellow Dads group starting in late January in North Lanarkshire.

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Computing course and new information hub dates for single dads in Glasgow

Details of our new group and a 4-week computing course for single dads in Glasgow.

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New video series: Single Dad’s 60

In our new video series, single dads take a minute to speak about the realities of parenting on their own.

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