Recently separated parents may feel emotionally:
Hurt, relieved, rejected, angry, low self esteem, grief, tearful, lonely, stressed, empowered, scared, worried, frustrated, depressed, tired, strong.
Any of these feelings are very normal and the site offers offers lots of practical help. Including:
• Sort out housing
• Child benefit
• Tax credits
• Legal matters
• Notify schools, nurseries
• Sort out childcare
• Bank Accounts
At Caterpillars we will support all the family at this difficult time and signpost you to relevant advice and support.
EDDC Housing 01395 516551
Childcare Centre 01297 626141
Child Support Agency (CSA) www.gov.uk
We encourage parents to put the child/children in the centre of this new situation and build the new family dynamics around their emotional needs. We will provide reports and attainments for both parents where appropriate.