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Special Needs Children | Single Parents | Single Parent Support

Special Needs and a Journey to Holland

Posted on January 8th, 2017

Becoming a parent presents us with challenges we’ve rarely been able to plan for, but what if your child is disabled or has special needs? The following poem never ceases to touch a chord – while we all tread differing…


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SWK Holiday Photo Competition 2016

Posted on August 25th, 2016

Win £150 off your next SWK holiday! We love seeing your SWK snaps so we thought we’d ask you to share your SWK holiday pics from 2016 on our Facebook page for the chance to win a £150 voucher to…


Single dads – what’s it really like? you tell us.

Posted on June 19th, 2016

If you’re reading this as a single dad, then welcome! You’re one of 9% of single parents in the UK and have one of the toughest challenges out there – fortunately it’s also one of the most rewarding! Many single…


Things you should never say to a single parent…

Posted on March 10th, 2016

There’s a long list of things you should never say to a single parent and I bet we’ve heard them all…..and probably smiled sweetly through gritted teeth.  The list below usually ends up as one of my greatest rants, even…


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Posted on December 18th, 2015

Win £50 to spend online at Brantano! We all know how hard it is to buy for everyone at Christmas especially when you’re a single parent, so Single With Kids are giving you the chance to win £50 to spend…


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Friday FREEBIE !

Posted on December 11th, 2015

A little fun for a Friday – we’re looking at adding a new spot on here with regular freebies for a Friday, in celebration of us surviving the week (by our fingernails at times, but hey, that’s still an achievement?)  …


Blended Families : Mandy (& Andy)

Posted on September 9th, 2015

There comes a time when single parents think about new relationships. Some discard the thought immediately and enjoy the freedom of being single again, some reach the place where they’re ready to start afresh.  What happens when children are involved…

Living with Bereavement : Chris and Harvey

Posted on April 16th, 2015

Parents can find themselves single in so many ways and often the most traumatic route is bereavement. How do you cope when a much loved partner dies? Chris Davies from Dorset has been a widowed parent for almost 7 years:…


10 free or cheap things to do with the kids at half term

Posted on February 13th, 2015

Your kids might be looking forward to having some free time, but for single parents – half term can feel like the longest week ever. How do you keep the kids entertained without spending a fortune? We have a few…


Single Dads | Single Parents | Single Dads and Daughters

Single dads with daughters – answering those difficult questions!

Posted on November 1st, 2014

As a single dad, you need to accept that your little girl will start to grow up and prepare for the time when she starts to ask you questions about everything from periods to sex. You may be embarrassed, ill-informed…