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Separation


The end of a relationship can be a difficult time and is a huge change for you and your children. In this section single parents who have been through it, share their experiences and advice.

If you have just separated, or are thinking about splitting with your partner, there are many things to consider. See our advice on separation.

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Getting through dark times

My story - Getting through dark times

After a series of personal tragedies and a difficult start to motherhood, Joanna has had to dig deep to find her strength, as well as learning when to ask for and accept help.

Read Joanna's story




Finding support after sudden separation

My story - Finding support after sudden separation

When Nikki's marriage broke up unexpectedly and under difficult circumstances, she needed the support of friends and family to help her find her strength.

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From separation to starting my own business

My story - From separation to starting my own business

Acey's 'can do' attitude has also resulted in her running her own business and a local baby and toddler group.

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Single dad in a small village

My story - Single dad in a small village

Jonathan has been single dad to his six-year-old daughter and three-year-old son, since his ex-wife left the family in 2009.

Read Jonathan's story







If you have just separated, or are thinking about splitting with your partner, there are many things to consider. See our advice on separation.

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