Story Topic: Training

Declined – Husna’s Story

Posted 27 February 2019

Husna became a single mother of three at 24, and loves the outdoors, trekking and reading. Five years after her separation, she works as a journalist at leading media organisations including the BBC and ITV....

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The course reminded me of the skills I have

Posted 3 October 2017

Rachel is 41 and has two children, Nancy (20) and Xander (6). She started the Horizons programme – a training programme run by Gingerbread and Barclaycard to help single parents takes steps towards a brighter...

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Training boosted my confidence

Posted 2 October 2017

How a Gingerbread course helped single mum Keisha gain self-confidence and work towards her dream of becoming a qualified accountant. I want to be an inspiration to other single parents. “You can do it.” That’s what I...

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