Gingerbread is the leading national charity working with single parent families. They have a wealth of information and advice on topics including housing, bereavement and money on their website.
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. Our friendly advisers will talk through your options and send you useful information. Your call is free and confidential.
The helpline number is 0808 802 0925
Gingerbread groups offer a chance for single parent families to get together, meet new people and share experiences. There are groups in Macclesfield, Wilmslow and Altrincham – you need to be a member to join but membership is free. Details are on the Gingerbread website.