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Gingerbread

(Formerly known as One-Parent Families/Gingerbread)
Runs a helpline offering information, advice and signposting on benefits and tax, housing, child maintenance and the Child Support Agency as well as information on getting back into training and employment. Free information in publication form on benefits, maintenance, legal rights, returning to work and more.

Summary Charity which campaigns for the rights of lone parents and their children, and provides advice and support.

Contact details

Contact Name
Fiona Weir
Contact Position
Chief Executive
Telephone
0808 802 0925 (Freephone Helpline - free to all except Tesco phone users), 020 7428 5400 (Switchboard)
Fax: 020 7482 4851
E-mail
info@gingerbread.org.uk
Website
www.gingerbread.org.uk 
Alternative Contact
Tracey Royal, Office Manager

Address

Address
520,
Highgate Studios
53-79,
Highgate Road
London
Postcode
NW5 1TL

Time / Date Details

Opening times (phone)
Freephone Helpline Mon-Tue, Thu-Fri 9am-5pm, Wed 9am-8pm.

Costs

Cost(s)
Free service.

Further details

Client Group
Single parents and those who work with them.
Catchment Area
National.
Referrals Policy
Advice via telephone only; offered to the parent with care, although others can phone on their behalf.
Ward
Kentish Town Ward
Last checked date
17/09/2012
Record ID
4094
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