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What's it like being a single dad of three children?

Single mum, Miranda Rae meets father of three, Andy Hill, to explore the challenges of being a single dad. Producer Sarah Blunt.

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Support Organisations

Gingerbread provide information and advice for single parents including dealing with a break-up, back to work, sorting out maintenance, benefit or tax credit issues.
Phone: 0808 802 0925

Care for the Family provides parenting and relationship support to those who face family difficulties and those widowed young.
Phone: 029 2081 0800

FamilyLine offers free confidential support on a wide range of issues, including single parenting. 
Phone:  0808 800 5678 (Mon-Fri 9am-5pm)

Family Lives provides help and support in all aspects of family life, including single parenting, special educational needs, and support for specific communities.
Phone: 0808 800 2222 (Mon-Fri 9am-9pm; Weekends 10am-3pm)

Netmums offer information to mothers on everything from finding playgroups to healthy eating, child behaviour and connect with other mums for chat and support.

WAY Widowed & Young supports young widowed men and women as they adjust to life after the death of their partner. A membership fee applies. 


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