Story Topic: Childcare

Parenting in a Pandemic – Daniel’s story

Posted 29 April 2020

Daniel Betts is a single parent from Basingstoke UK and runs the Instagram account, @the_breaking_dad, which documents his journey through single parenthood. Alone. For single parents across the UK, that’s the reality of a UK-wide lockdown. Loneliness is...

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Progressing in work – Olivia’s story

Posted 11 December 2019

To mark Election Week, we’ve asked single parents to share their experiences of our key proposal policy areas. With one day to go until the country goes to the polls, our third blog explores single...

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Single parent poverty – Sally’s story

Posted 10 December 2019

To mark Election Week, we’ve asked single parents to share their experiences of our key proposal policy areas. Our second blog was written by Sally, a single parent to four children: eight year-old Chester, six...

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Make childcare work – Carly’s story

Posted 9 December 2019

To mark Election Week, we’ve asked single parents to share their experiences of our key proposal policy areas. First up is Carly, a 33 year old single parent based in London. She works part time...

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