Posted 8 February 2021
New research report ‘The single parent debt trap’ published by Gingerbread and StepChange, the UK’s leading debt charity, reveals that single parents are more likely to be living with problem debt. The research also shows...
Published on 21 July 2014
Despite an emerging economic recovery and record high employment, single parents still face significant barriers to work. This report looks at single parents’ experiences of work and finding work, and finds many face low paid or insecure work, including self-employment, while others are still prevented from entering work due to a lack of training and high childcare costs.