Support if you’re a student

We offer a wide range of support for single parent students. This includes information on further and higher education funding to help make the road to employment and education manageable.

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Further education and training

Enrolled on or considering studying a further education course? We explain what financial support single parents can get from the college and from benefits.

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Financial help in higher education

Have you considered doing a course of higher education at university or college but don’t know how you will manage financially? Our higher education information explains what help is available for single parents.

News updates for single parents

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Our news updates reflect the work of One Parent Families Scotland and the issues affecting single parents today.

Single Parent FAQs: Cost of living increase

21/04/2022

Single Parent FAQs: What happens when my child gets older?

06/03/2022

Single Parent FAQs: Financial support for families

06/07/2021