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Read the latest news and views on Gingerbread’s work and the issues affecting single parent families today.

Help for households and cost of living payments

Posted 13 November 2023

Millions of households will receive further support from the government to ease financial pressures during 2023/2024. This follows the two Cost of Living Payments totaling up to £650 in 2022.   The first 2023 payment of...

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Gingerbread joins legal action on CMS

Posted 15 August 2023

We’re pleased to announce that Gingerbread has received permission from the courts to “intervene” in a legal case to challenge the persistent failure of the Child Maintenance Service (CMS) to take “proper or effective steps”...

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