Gingerbread, the charity for single parent families

Gingerbread, the charity for single parent families

Charity information

Gingerbread, the charity for single parent families

We are the leading national charity working with single parent families. We support single parents with expert advice, information, training and research and policy work.

Founded 1918

  • Mission statement

    Gingerbread is the charity working nationally and localy for and with single paent families to improve their lives. We achieve change by championing their voices and needs and providing support services.

  • Aims

    Gingerbread, the charity for single parent families aims to:

    • To extend our reach and profile.
    • To improve the reach, quality and impact of our services for single parents.
    • To secure policy changes on behalf of single parents through campaigning.
    • To promote positive attitudes towards single parents and challenge stigma.
  • Overview

    Established: February 1918

    Registered Charity Number: 230750

    Board members: 14

    Full time staff: 46

    Part time staff: 19

    Volunteers: 105

    Phone number: 020 7428 5445

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

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  • Gingerbread Single Parent Helpline

    Our helpline service is free, confidential and independent, giving single parents access t... More