About

Aims and Objectives

  • To provide an information and advice centre covering a range of financial, legal, housing and childcare problems faced by lone parent families.
  • To provide, maintain and extend the present childcare facilities we provide.
  • To provide practical and emotional support to encourage the setting up of self-help groups.
  • To promote and educate society about the needs of lone parent families in the form of publicity and advertising.


Free Legal Clinics

These are held every second Tuesday from 5.30p.m. Legal advice is provided by qualified lawyers who give their free time to conduct it.

Appointments are made through the office and have again to be confirmed before 11.00 a.m. on the appointment day, if not, the appointment will be cancelled. This service is free of charge although any donations would be greatly appreciated.



Gingerbread Edinburgh & Lothian Project Ltd is a charitable organisation Company No. SC125546