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Gingerbread - Single Dads

If you’re a single dad, it can be difficult sometimes to find the information that’s relevant to you. You may feel like other single parents view you differently or that you’re left out of the support that’s given to them. All this can make the job of bringing up your children on your own feel very isolating.

However, you are absolutely not alone. Eight per cent of Britain’s 2 million single parents are dads, meaning lots of other single parents have the same concerns as you.

At Gingerbread, we think single dads do a brilliant job of caring for their families, often under very difficult circumstances. We understand that there will be times when you need some extra support that’s more tailored to your situation, and that when you’re dealing with a problem you may find it more helpful to hear how other dads have coped.

That’s why we’ve developed these pages especially for single dads, to give you expert advice and support on the issues that matter to you. 

Who to contact

Helpline : 0808 802 0925
Parent organisation
Gingerbread Helpline

Where to go

Gingerbread Office
Highgate Studios,
53-79 Highgate Road,

Time / date details

When is it on?
Mondays : 10.00 - 18.00 Tuesday/Thursday/Friday : 10.00 - 16.00 Wednesday : 10.00 - 13.00 and 17.00 - 19.00 :
Time of day
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