Working Families

Helps working mothers, fathers and carers find a better balance between responsibilities at home and work. Website and phone information service on employment rights, in-work benefits, maternity and paternity leave, flexible working options and maternity discrimination.

  • Caring for disabled children
  • Flexible working
  • Rights during pregnancy and maternity leave
  • Paternity leave, pay and other rights for fathers
  • Benefits and tax credits
  • Emergency leave, parental leave and adoption leave and pay


1-3 Berry Street London EC1V 0AA

Phone: 020 7253 7243

Helpline: 0300 012 0312




Although we try only to give useful sources of support and information, this is not a recommendation or endorsement by Parenting across Scotland. We take no responsibility for the content of other websites and the services other organisations provide.