Single Parent Passions gives people who are part of the Single Parent community a place to find one another.
You are welcome to use Single Parent Passions solely as a dating site, since it has all the major features found on mainstream dating sites (e.g.
The internet is the perfect way for single parents to start dating.
We understand that for most parents dating is something that changes after you have a little one to look after.
While every family's story is different, most don't support these assumptions. This number represents approximately 26% of children under 21 in the U. Here's a picture of the "typical" single parent, according to the U. Census Bureau: One single parent family in poverty is one too many, but according to the U. Census data, poverty isn't the norm for most single-parent families.
Custodial single mothers and their children, unfortunately, are twice as likely to live in poverty as the general population.
For example, there are people who believe that "most" single moms choose to raise their kids solo, are unemployed, and receive government assistance. Census data, the actual single parent statistics may surprise you. According to Custodial Mothers and Fathers and Their Child Support: 2009, a report released by the U. Census Bureau every two years (and most recently in December 2011), there are approximately 13.7 million single parents in the United States today, and those parents are responsible for raising 22 million children. Despite negative assumptions that most single moms "selfishly" chose to raise their kids solo, the majority of individuals raising children alone started out in committed relationships and never expected to be single parents.The Single Parent Pond is just that, somewhere to meet like-minded individuals for chats, dates and meaningful relationships.To maximise your chances of finding success, we've enhanced the member area of Plentymorefish - The Single Parent Pond to include members with all interests and characteristics.Joanne 38, 'After I divorced from my ex-husband I didn't date for ages simply because I was too busy dealing with life and looking after my kids.allowed me to start meeting people even with my busy schedule!