The life of a single parent can be very busy. In addition to taking care of your children and your home, you may also be working and/or going to school. Its important to find a way to balance all of the parts of your life. There are things you can do so you dont feel overwhelmed.
How living in a single parent household has affected your life?
According to McLanahan and Sandefur, children of single-parent households are at increased risk of dropping out of high school. These children have a higher likelihood of being poor, committing crimes or using drugs. Many sociologists agree that childhoods adverse effects outlive youth.
How do single mums start life?
Tips for the early days of single parentingReach out for support. Your family and friends can be lifelines. Take time to adjust. Take it step by step. Focus on what you can control. Remember that you have choices. Go easy on yourself. Focus on your strengths. Think positively about the future.22 Aug 2019