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single parent help 300x209 Being a single parent is no easy task and so it is important to find help when you need it. Fortunately, help is out there, you just need to know where to look.

Whether you are a single parent looking for help on finding a government grant, school scholarship or financial assistance, we should be able to point you in the right direction.

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We hope you find this information useful.

Parents without Partners (PWP)

Today’s charity spotlight is on a fantastic organization, Parents without Partners (PWP). PWP is a wonderful organization which helps thousands of single parent families across the United States and Canada. In fact, PWP are proudly the largest international, non-profit membership organization devoted to the welfare and interests of single parents and their children. Whether you […]

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Things to Consider Before Applying for Food Stamps

If you find yourself in a situation where you are struggling to put food on the table, there is no need to struggle any more. The best solution is to apply for food stamps. Now known as SNAP (Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program), it is a widely used form of Government assistance. In fact, millions of […]

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How To Improve Your Credit Score

In this post, we are going to cover how to increase your credit score. Firstly, what is your credit score? Credit score is a number given to you, ranging between 300-850, which signals to banks (and other lenders), how credit worthy you are. This means, how likely you are to repay any money that you […]

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The FAFSA Process

For students (or future students) who want apply for Free Application for Federal Student Aid or FAFSA, below are the steps you need to take to filling in this application correctly. Filling in all the information correctly is essential for getting financial assistance. Steps to filling out the FAFSA Step 1: Contact your financial aid […]

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Emergency Housing Assistance Programs for Single Parents

If you are a single parent and find yourself in a situation where you are needing some emergency housing, then we have outlined some options available for you. Unfortunately, many people find themselves in this situation without much warning, but fortunately there are many Government and non-profit organization providing such emergency housing options for single […]

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Housing Assistance Programs

Federal housing assistance programs are directed solely at the people who have the lowest incomes who do not have decent and affordable housing for themselves and their family. Providing a safe and sanitary house for oneself is a basic necessity and these housing assistance programs do just that for families who are not able to […]

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6 Basic Steps in Applying for Single Parent Federal Grants

Financial difficulty is a big issue for many single parents families since they are providing for themselves as well as their dependents alone. Other than paying for their basic needs and monthly bills, some mothers have to take care of the children’s education. Child care is an additional expense since many single parents are unable […]

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College Grants for Single Parents

Single parents devote most of their time with their children, run errands and work long hours to provide for their families. For this reason, they are finding it difficult to attend universities or continue their college education. They might be considering returning to school, but another problem is that they are not sure if they can afford the tuition. […]

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Various Forms of Financial Support for Single Parents

That first year of being a single mom or dad can be chaos. It is difficult for sole parents to accomplish a few things as they have all the  responsibilities to take care of. Day-to-day duties for them are no different than they are for a married one. They are coping with sleepless nights, looking […]

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Single Parents Needing Assistance for Utility Bills

For many solo parents, there is never enough money no matter how hard or how many hours or how many jobs they work. Energy costs place an additional and continuing stress on a family’s budget. Single mothers or fathers who are living on a tight budget can get a grant or financial aid to help […]

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