All marriages have their share of ups and downs. This is the thought that kept me going despite the fact that I knew very well that I was in a violent marriage. I got married at the age of twenty two and my husband was in the merchant navy. He was a good nine years older to me and I was absolutely ... Read More »
Legal Information, Resources
Information is available on pro bono legal services for needy single moms.
The information ranges from child care assistance, home ownership, domestic violenc. Other things we cover are issues on custody and adoption; where you will find information on parenting agreements and joint custody.
Find here: Domestic Violence And Victim Assistance
The official source for all U.S. government child care information ChildCare.gov is a comprehensive online resource designed to link parents, child care providers, researchers, policymakers and the general public with Federal Government sponsored child care and early learning information and ... Read More »
(Child) Support Enforcement Services (SES) What is Child Support Enforcement? Child Support is an obligation of a parent to provide emotional, financial, and medical support for a child or children. Federal law requires all states to have a child support enforcement program. In Louisiana, the ... Read More »
Every now and then some of us suffer from legal issues and we sometimes can’t find the resources, answers or help we need. That’s why FloridaLawHelp.org has come together to provide information about organizations that provide free legal help to low and moderate income Floridians. They have a list ... Read More »
The American Bar Association provides pro bono and public service in all states. ABA does not directly help, but rather guides those in need of help to a list of resources in each state. The pro bono programs match those with low income with volunteer lawyers, who agree to work for ... Read More »
It’s a pretty sad commentary on modern society when there are more sexual assault crimes committed against women in the US than are committed against women in places like Afghanistan. Yes, women in those countries have a whole host of other equality problems but sexual assault crimes are so rare in ... Read More »
Childhelp USA® is one of the largest and oldest national non-profits dedicated to the treatment and prevention of child abuse and neglect. Since its founding in 1959 by Sara O'Meara and Yvonne Fedderson, the organization has directly provided help and hope to millions of children and adults whose ... Read More »
According to Toledo attorney, Stephen Pennington, there are some fundamental legal concerns that every woman should understand, plan, and prepare for in order to best protect her financial assets in lieu of a possible divorce, death of a spouse, or for simple common sense financial survival. It is ... Read More »
For immediate support and more information please call the National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) or at TTY 1-800-787-3224. The National Domestic Violence Hotline creates access by providing 24-hour support through advocacy, safety planning, resources and hope to everyone ... Read More »
• Realize that although you and your partner can no longer function as a couple you must continue to function as parents together. Put aside your anger and hurt, and resolve to work together for the good of your child. • Expect to have disagreements. After all, you did split up for a reason. When ... Read More »