Our North West offices are based in Manchester and Liverpool, from which we serve the wider North West region of England.

In Greater Manchester, there are approximately 107,000 single parent households,households and 68,000 in the Liverpool City Region. 58% of single parents are in work in Greater Manchester compared to 54% in the Liverpool City Region.

North West Support

Our North West services aim to meet the challenges faced by single parents in the region.

Learning and skills

Our training programmes support unemployed single parents in the North West. We offer employment training if you want to get back into work and develop practical skills such as CV writing, and personal skills training if you have been out of work for some time or want to build your confidence.

We also provide self-employment training tailored to the needs of single parents in the North West, to help you understand if self-employment may be suitable for you.

Groups

We currently have 15 Gingerbread groups in the North West region, which provide opportunities for single parents to share their experiences and support each other. You can find your nearest group here.

Information and advice

Wherever you’re based, we provide online information and a free helpline, run by trained advisers, to help you find the answers you need.

Addresses

Gingerbread
Windrush Millennium Centre
70 Alexandra Road
Manchester
M16 7WD

Gingerbread
Blackburne House
Blackburne Place
Liverpool
L8 7PE

Contact

Email: siobhan.nolan@gingerbread.org.uk
Tel: 0161 636 7540 (Office)
Tel: 0808 802 0925 (Helpline)

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