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Welcome to the FNS Directory of dad-friendly groups and organisations in Scotland! This is the place to connect with organisations, professionals and volunteer groups working with dads and families across the country.

Looking for a playgroup in your area which welcomes dads? Do you need support, advice or information as you take up a new parenting role? Or perhaps you’re an organisation that wants to engage with fathers locally? You’ll find help with all of this and more in our directory and interactive map.

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172 listings in Directory

3D Drumchapel
37sc
Glasgow
Making a difference in the lives of children and families in Drumchapel, Knightswood & Yoker by providing support, strengthening relationships and empowering families to make positive change
Aberlour Child Care Trust
23sc
United Kingdom
We are there for children, young people & families in Scotland, helping transform lives for the better. Disability, residential care, early years & intervention
Abused Men In Scotland
43sc
United Kingdom
Helpline 0808 800 0024 (Mon-Fri 9am-4pm) for men affected by domestic abuse. Support via e-mail: contact@amis.org.uk Calls from family&friends welcome too!
Dads Rock Academy
13sc
United Kingdom
Scotland's first and only weekly rock academy. Tuition for kids (7-16) and parents. Bass, Drums, Guitar, Keyboard and Vocal lessons.
Action for Children - Clacks Family Support Unit
15sc
Alloa
Our centre is suited to the local community they serve providing the best place to help families flourish.
Action for Children - Scotland
14sc
Glasgow
Official Action for Children Scotland page highlighting our work supporting more than 14,000 children, young people, parents and carers each year.
Home-Start Angus
47sc
Arbroath
Parent be-friending service for families with pre-school children in Angus
Barnardo's Scotland
25sc
United Kingdom
We provide 130+ community-based services across Scotland supporting 26,500+ vulnerable children, young people & families
Barnardo's - Thrive (public social partnership)
15sc
Perth & Kinross and Angus
Bible Reading Fellowship
14sc
United Kingdom
Books for Babies
28sc
Edinburgh
Craigmillar Books for Babies, supporting parents and carers in the sharing of books and rhymes with their children. Promoting early communication in under 4s.
BfN Breastfeeding Network (BfN)
80sc
Paisley
The Breastfeeding Network (BfN) aims to be an independent source of support and information for breastfeeding women and those involved in their care.
Breathing Space
15sc
Open up when you're feeling down It helps to get some Breathing Space. You are not alone and talking about how you feel is a positive first step in getting help.
Bright Light Relationship Counselling
69sc
Edinburgh , Scotland
Bright Light Relationship Counselling is an Edinburgh based counselling charity providing services to individuals,couples & families.
Care and Learning Alliance
17sc
Inverness , Scotland
Care & Learning Alliance is the largest 3rd sector early learning & childcare organisation in Highland/Moray offering training, baby, toddler & family support.
Care and Learning Alliance - Dingwall Baby Group
20sc
United Kingdom
A Care and Learning Alliance group for babies age 0-18 months, parents and carers. Contact Parent toddler Co-coordinator for more details 07446 058313
Centrestage for Communities
15sc
Kilmarnock
CS was established in 2006 to enable anyone, regardless of age, background or experience the opportunity to be part of our community built around music.
Child Maintenance
9sc
United Kingdom
A confidential and impartial information and support service for people needing help with child maintenance.
Children 1st
17sc
United Kingdom
Scotland's National Children's Charity. Working towards a happy, healthy, safe and secure childhood for all children in Scotland.
Children in Scotland
65sc
Edinburgh
Children in Scotland makes connections between research and policy, and practitioners' everyday experiences, to influence policy and to develop best practice in working with and for children and young people.
Chip+
17sc
Inverness
CHIP offers information, support and advice to the families and carers of children and young people with additional support needs, and to professionals.
Circle
220sc
Edinburgh
Circle is a Scottish charity working at the heart of deprived communities across central Scotland. Our aim is to support the most disadvantaged and difficult-to-engage children and families to improve their lives and promote their healthy potential and de
CrossReach
12sc
Edinburgh, Scotland
CrossReach was launched in June 2005 and was previously known as the Church of Scotland Board of Social Responsibility. Under our new name, CrossReach continues the Church of Scotland's long tradition of providing care and support. In fact, this work star
CrossReach Daisy Chain
15sc
Glasgow
The Daisy Chain Early Years Project uses play-based interventions to improve the lives and life chances of children under 8, by ensuring they are safe, healthy, included, nurtured and engaged (SHINE).