Your money

We can offer help and advice on managing money for single parent families. We have a direct money and debt advice service and information and tips on subjects including budgeting, money saving tips and more.

We also have a website dedicated to gathering advice and tips from single parents and others in the one place, that supports single parents worry about money and making ends meet.


Energy and money saving tips

If you’re looking for ways to save energy and money then you’ve come to the right place. One Parent Families Scotland has received funding support from the Big Energy Saving Network to support single parent families by helping to prevent, and providing solutions to, issues with fuel within the family home along with raising awareness […]


Money and debt advice

Our advisers who will provide you with support, advice and information to help you to better manage your money, deal with any debts and where needed, negotiate a payment plan, charitable grant applications, fuel poverty and grants.


Search for Grants and Foodbanks

This page includes useful information about searching for grants and food banks near you.

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.

Living Wage Week and single parent families


Our Head of Policy, Marion Davis, writes about the importance of a real living wage to single parent families this Living Wage Week (9-15th November)

Single Parents Day: Amina Muslim Women’s Resource Centre


Read the blog by Sara McHaffie, single parent and Ending Violence Against Women and Girls Development Officer at Amina Muslim Women's Resource Centre to mark Single Parents Day (21 March) 2020

Single Parents Day: A dad’s story


Read Scott's blog on why he is a #ProudSingleParent, in celebration of Single Parents Day (21 March) 2020...