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Family life

Father and son playing video gamesDay to day life as a single dad will inevitably be pretty busy! Sometimes you may come up against a problem which you need some help to work through.

In this section, you’ll find practical advice on making childcare arrangements, choosing a school, finding a dentist and doctor and taking holidays as a single dad. You’ll also find help on complicated issues such as how to cope with difficult behaviour, supporting teenage children through physical and emotional changes, parenting and the law and dealing with social services.

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