Lone Parent Helpline

The Lone Parent Helpline is a free helpline for lone parents in Scotland. 

Service Description

The helpline offers emotional support and information about a range of topics, including:

  • child maintenance
  • contact
  • employment
  • education
  • welfare benefits and tax credits
  • housing
  • debt

Helpline: 0808 801 0323. 
Opening Times: 09.30 am to 4.00 pm, Monday to Friday

Factsheets are available online

Service Categories

Eligibility

Applicants for this service should also meet this condition:

Lone parents, parent with care and non-resident parent.

Referral

Self Referral

This service accepts direct self referrals.

Agency Referral

Any agency

Contact Info. & Service Address

13 Gayfield Square
Edinburgh
EH1 3NX

Office Hours

Monday to Friday 9.30 am - 4.00 pm

Service Contact

Tel: 0808 801 0323
Website: www.opfs.org.uk/service/lone-parent-helpline

Provider's Name: One Parent Families Scotland

Type: Charity/Voluntary

One Parent Families Scotland is a national charity representing lone parents in Scotland.  Freephone helpline, publications, fathers group and lesbian mothers group available.

Services run by this provider

Service Contact

Tel: 0808 801 0323
Website: www.opfs.org.uk/service/lone-parent-helpline

Office Hours

Monday to Friday 9.30 am – 4.00 pm

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