Evaluation of the Working for Families Fund (2004 - 2008)

Ronald McQuaid, Sue Bond, Vanesa Fuertes

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report


Evaluates the Working for Families Fund which was available in Scotland 2004-08, latterly in 20 local authority areas covering 79% of Scotland's population. This fund invested in initiatives to improve the employability of disadvantaged parents facing barriers, particularly childcare barriers, to participating in the labour market.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherThe Scottish Government
Number of pages114
ISBN (Electronic)9780755972982
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2009
Externally publishedYes

Publication series

NameScottish Government Social Research
PublisherScottish Government
ISSN (Electronic)0950-2254


  • Employability
  • Employment policy
  • Disadvantaged parents
  • Barriers to employment
  • Childcare


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