Renfrewshire Council

Working Parents

The Scottish Government has a new programme supporting working parents on a low incomes. It's called the Parental Employment Support Fund.

You could be eligible for help and support is any of these apply to you.

  • Lone parent
  • Disabled parent / parent with disabled children
  • Parent with 3 or more children
  • Parent from an ethnic minority
  • Parent with youngest child under 1 years old
  • Parent aged under 25

We can help you:

  • identify and work towards an employment goal
  • learn new skills to enhance your employment prospects
  • understand how to maximise your income and your benefits
  • search for jobs and prepare for interviews
  • link with employers looking for your skills and experience
  • increase your income from employment

Call our team on 0300 300 1180 and speak to one of our advisors, or send an email to