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Who is it for?

Single parent families

Age range

All ages

Services offered

The Gingerbread Single Parent Helpline provides support and expert advice on anything from dealing with a break-up to going back to work or sorting out child maintenance, benefit or tax credit issues. The website has a lot of information covering a range of topics. They advise only to call if your query can't be answered from the info on the website.

How to access

Telephone or website


Contact us form available online

Open hours

Mondays: 10am to 6pmTuesdays/Thursdays/Fridays: 10am to 4pmWednesdays: 10am-1pm and 5pm-7pmThe helpline is closed on all public holidays


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