Being a lone parent
Having a baby without a partner may seem harder than when you’re a couple but it can be just as much fun. Remember, you have all the tools to be a fantastic parent.
You may have support from family and friends which is invaluable and can make life easier.
If you’re becoming a parent without the support of anyone - there are some great organisations that can offer you further help and support.
Click on the following links:
As a lone parent you may be struggling to live on less money - financial worries can put a huge strain on your emotional wellbeing. You might be entitled to benefits such as tax credits and child maintenance. Seek advice from your local Citizens Advice Bureau: 0344 477 0808
For more information contact:
- Tax Credits Information – 0345 300 3900
- Working Families (rights and benefits) – 0300 012 0312