Posted 27 August 2020
Alison is a single parent of two children, a 20 year-old son and a 14 year-old daughter. She works part-time in a café in the North West of England after a career working for housing...
Posted 6 June 2019
Gingerbread Group Coordinator Carol is based in Thurrock, and started her group three years ago to build up a community of friends who understood the single parent experience. In her vlog, she tells us about her journey to becoming a volunteer for Gingerbread, and how proud she is of the impact her work has on her local community.
I get a lot of comments from people about how much the group has helped them - how they've started going out again, some people have new partners, some have found someone to go on holiday with. I'm really proud of myself, and I'm glad I started this.