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No unread posts Forum Rules & Guidelines and your suggestions
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Re: Balancing Family Tax Bene…
by Forum Administrator
Thu Aug 04, 2016 10:21 pm
No unread posts Introduce Yourself!
Are you a new forum member? Welcome! This forum is for you to introduce yourself (anonymously) - if you would like to!
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548 Posts
Re: Welcome New Mums! Click H…
by Iron Maiden
Mon Aug 22, 2016 2:41 am
No unread posts My Story
Here is your chance to tell your story - what brought you to where you are now - a single mum!
(Please ensure that no real names or identifying references are used)

266 Topics 
1574 Posts
Re: Do I leap...?
by What's next
Sun Jun 05, 2016 11:47 pm
No unread posts Local Mum Communities
Chat, make local friends online, post general messages, form or join single mums play groups, coffee groups, support groups, or other meet-ups. Post messages for mums in your state, city, town or area...
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720 Posts
Hi - from Eltham VIC north Ea…
by Rhian
Sat Aug 06, 2016 12:53 pm
No unread posts Single Parenting
Childrens divorce and break up issues, normal parenting issues including breast feeding, toddler woes, baby car seats, booster seats, school holiday and party ideas, , teenager problems, adult children flying the coop - or not! The sheer fun of it all is in here...
239 Topics 
1256 Posts
Re: Struggling
by Mama22
Mon Jul 25, 2016 9:04 am
No unread posts Australian Family Law
Family court, child custody and parenting orders, legal aid and everything else to do with Australian Family Law....post your questions here, and perhaps a fellow single mum will have an answer! As with the rest of the Single Mother Forum, this is a mums supporting mums forum, not a legal advice forum.
734 Topics 
4047 Posts
Issued a 60i Certificate....i…
by Kyza78
Fri Aug 26, 2016 4:00 am
No unread posts Single Mum Activism
There's strength in numbers! A forum especially for mums wanting to comment or make a difference on any of a wide range of single mum issues - child support, welfare issues including single parent pension, newstart, basics card / quarrantined income, family law issues, DOCS...you name it!
105 Topics 
618 Posts
Re: Child Support Rally - Mel…
by Jodi Allbon
Sat Apr 09, 2016 11:17 am
No unread posts Child Support
Anything to do with Child Support
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1008 Posts
Re: Child Support Change Of A…
by Mama22
Fri Jul 29, 2016 3:52 pm
No unread posts Centrelink Single Mother Pension
Single Mother Pension, and any other Centrelink Benefit - Single Parent Pension / Single Parent Payment (Parent Payment Single) / Sole Parenting Payment, Centrelink Newstart Payment, Austudy, JET child care and Carers Payment, Carers Allowance - read and discuss the latest in here!
131 Topics 
688 Posts
Re: New to all this
by S!NGLEMUMOF1
Mon Aug 15, 2016 7:31 am
No unread posts A Child's Story - Shared Parenting-Domestic Violence-Child Abuse
A special forum to hear the often silenced side of the story -
a child's experience of shared parenting, domestic violence, child abuse or whatever they feel they need to share to be heard.

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23 Posts
Re: Growing up watching abuse
by purry
Thu May 10, 2012 11:35 pm
No unread posts New Single Mum Questions
Just come out of a relationship and found your head swimming with questions? Perhaps you've just fallen pregnant and can't see the Dad for dust - or you wish you couldn't! Post your new single mum questions in here and other mums will give you their ideas or experiences! (We may move your post to a more specific topic for you)
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218 Posts
Re: Father playing victim-adv…
by S!NGLEMUMOF1
Mon Aug 15, 2016 7:38 am
General Discussion
General discussions in here!
Subforum TV ads that annoy us!
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733 Posts
Re: need help!!!!
by Mum22
Sun May 15, 2016 2:21 pm
No unread posts The Shopping Mall
Anything to do with shopping, fun and services for mums and/or kids in here!
Toy reviews, Product reviews, Book reviews, Movie reviews, DVD reviews,...

79 Topics 
150 Posts
Re: Cost of Electricity??
by mumof3b
Thu Sep 05, 2013 10:49 am
No unread posts Divorce in Australia
All about Australian Divorce issues - Are you still together but contemplating divorce? Or separated and ready to take that next step? Perhaps you want to share your experiences to save other newly-divorcing mums some of the angst? Do you have a question or worry? How are you coping with the aftermath? Share the Divorce load in here!
Subforum Making a new Will
24 Topics 
106 Posts
Re: Asperger Spouse
by Bettybear
Sun Aug 16, 2015 1:35 pm
No unread posts De Facto
Anything de facto, or ex de facto related, including relationships, separation, division of assets, child custody and the mutlitude of other issues, questions and experiences that ex de facto mums experience.
4 Topics 
23 Posts
Re: Needing help
by Gigi78
Sun May 01, 2016 9:52 pm
No unread posts Repartnered and remarried mums
Have you repartnered or remarried? Maybe you've even blended two families? Tell us your problems and joys, or just compare notes with each other on "going again" in here!
19 Topics 
80 Posts
Re: Need advise.
by Mama22
Wed Jun 29, 2016 3:08 pm
No unread posts Single and Pregnant
Pregnant and on your own? We'd love to hear about it, and when you're due!
You can post in here to find other single and pregnant mums to share your journey with too! Or maybe even get some advice from those of us that have been-there, done-that!

Subforum When are you due?
10 Topics 
123 Posts
Re: I am in Sydney and want t…
by Forum Administrator
Sun Mar 06, 2016 4:06 pm
No unread posts Teenage Mums
Young mum? Young and pregnant? This forum is just for you!
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6 Posts
Re: Government Media Release …
by nerdymummy
Thu Jan 31, 2013 10:00 pm
No unread posts Solo Mothers By Choice
Single mums by choice - are you a solo mum by choice? Are you (or are you considering becoming) a sole mother by donor sperm via insemination, or IVF? Or are you adopting a child as a single parent? This forum is for you!
Subforum Solo Mums By Choice Trying To Conceive - TTC
18 Topics 
114 Posts
Re: Non-Custodial Mum Startin…
by Jessie Smith
Sat Jan 16, 2016 10:45 pm
No unread posts Widowed single mums
Did you become a single mum by losing your partner? This forum is for you. Support, share, laugh and cry with each other in here if you feel like chatting to other mums that have been through the life-changing experience of losing a partner
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6 Posts
Re: Widowed at a young age
by Louise
Wed Mar 16, 2016 7:17 pm
No unread posts Non-Custodial Mothers
Is your child residing with your ex, a grandparent, or another guardian all or most of the time? Here is a forum just for you - mums with little or no custody or visitation.
7 Topics 
38 Posts
Losing custody of children
by Karyn Turner
Mon Aug 15, 2016 1:50 am
No unread posts Mothers Unable To Relocate
A special forum for mums that - due to Court Orders, finances or otherwise - are unable to move from their current residential location back to family support, or to a location of their choice in Australia
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38 Posts
i want to move
by megzy
Wed Jun 24, 2015 7:18 pm
No unread posts International mums
Are you an international mum here in Australia? Perhaps you are unable to relocate back to your own home country due to child custody arrangements?
Or are you an Australian mum overseas? Perhaps you are stranded overseas in your ex's home country due to an international child custody law?
This forum is for you!

3 Topics 
12 Posts
Re: Any more overseas mums st…
by peepsqueek
Mon Feb 02, 2015 8:16 pm
No unread posts Gay and Lesbian Single Mums
Chat with fellow gay and lesbian single mums in here!
2 Topics 
17 Posts
Hi there single mums.
by Ababy
Sun Sep 20, 2015 2:02 pm
No unread posts Working Single Mothers
For Single Mums juggling work, kids - everything!
43 Topics 
137 Posts
Single Parent Living arrangem…
by Rach1207
Sun Apr 19, 2015 6:22 pm
No unread posts Studying Single Mothers
Are you juggling parenthood with studying, even working too? Here's the forum for you
25 Topics 
133 Posts
JET for Masters
by Mama22
Sun Jun 05, 2016 4:13 pm
No unread posts 40+ Solo Mums Group
Are you an older mum parenting solo? Post and chat in here!
4 Topics 
19 Posts
Re: Hi from a 48-years-young …
by Boudicca
Mon Apr 11, 2016 12:54 pm
No unread posts Rants
Feel like a rant? Let loose in here!
82 Topics 
355 Posts
Using his own children to try…
by Rachael Chappell
Tue Aug 16, 2016 11:51 am
No unread posts Domestic Violence
Post or read about domestic violence in here
Subforum Ideas - How to escape Domestic Violence safely
35 Topics 
178 Posts
Re: I Am Alive!
by Mama22
Mon Jul 25, 2016 9:01 am
No unread posts Relationships and Romance
Falling in love again - Anything to do with relationships, meeting someone special, dating, comparing romance websites...you name it!
35 Topics 
200 Posts
Re: Inter-racial dating after…
by Katherine Cooper
Tue May 10, 2016 3:11 am
No unread posts Your health and wellbeing
Anything about your physical, mental or emotional wellbeing in here!
Depression, Health - and much more!

Subforums Your physical health, Mothers With A Chronic Illness, Single Mothers With Cancer, Depression - or just having a bad day!, Anxiety Disorders, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Panic Attacks, Poems
40 Topics 
155 Posts
Scary
by Mama22
Tue Apr 26, 2016 7:35 pm
No unread posts Single Mum Inspiration & Empowerment
Feeling low and need a little boost? Read the posts in here!
Feeling positive and want to share? Post your feel-good posts in here to inspire and support fellow single mums!

4 Topics 
6 Posts
Re: The questions we have
by Angels3
Thu Sep 20, 2012 4:11 am
No unread posts In The News...
Have you seen something in the news you'd like to comment on? Do it here!
Subforum Mums Opinion
66 Topics 
298 Posts
Re: Article: Suffer the Child…
by Mama22
Fri Jun 17, 2016 4:45 pm
No unread posts Freebies!
Free stuff! Also for individuals wishing to donate or give items to single mums!
7 Topics 
12 Posts
GIRLS CLOTHES & MUM CLOTHES T…
by singlemum2012
Sat Apr 18, 2015 11:19 am
No unread posts How To Save Money!
Living on a single mum budget - tips and tricks to save money - any ides, discounts, cheaper ways to live - share your ideas, tips and tricks to saving money in here!
12 Topics 
57 Posts
Re: List of Food Banks & help…
by Karisma
Sun May 29, 2016 9:13 am
No unread posts Child Abuse
Post in here to chat or seek mum advice on this topic, but read this first:
If someone has cause for concern about anyone conducting themselves improperly in relation to children then one should go to the police. If you are a child or adult who has been the victim of child abuse or paedophilia, or if you have information about someone else being abused, you should contact police on 131 444 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

3 Topics 
18 Posts
Re: sign of abuse?
by mammacita13
Sun Dec 21, 2014 11:23 pm
No unread posts Cheap Australian Mum Recipes for one to ten family members!
Want to feed the whole family for under $10? Perhaps cooking for one seems pointless and expensive - but it doesn't have to be! Post or read in here for great meal ideas for just yourself, your child - or the whole extended family!
11 Topics 
27 Posts
Winter Warmers
by freshfoodmumma
Sat May 25, 2013 3:58 pm
No unread posts Single Mum Support and Help
For (non-profit) organisations that can offer our single mums some support or help if needed...
7 Topics 
25 Posts
Need help with Plumbing issue
by findingnemo
Fri Jun 24, 2016 5:40 pm
Surveys & Studies
University and organisation single parent surveys and studies can be found in here
63 Topics 
86 Posts
Re: Are you currently pregnan…
by transitiontoparent
Fri Sep 26, 2014 8:25 am
Media Call Outs
You'll find media requests specifically targeted to find single mums in here - TV and radio interviews, magazine, newspapers, etc...
38 Topics 
45 Posts
Advocacy by Rock
by Mama22
Sat Mar 26, 2016 10:01 pm
Single Parent Accommodation
Discuss, share info and ideas about accommodation, including share housing, rental tips, public housing, securing your own mortgage, and more...
This topic includes links and general information about Public Housing (Social Housing) of all states and territories of Australia.

Subforum Share accommodation
109 Topics 
247 Posts
How does an Australian single…
by three fish
Sun Jul 31, 2016 4:20 pm
No unread posts Events
Post your general events, activities and outings in here - for FREE!
40 Topics 
51 Posts
Single But Not Alone: the fir…
by Forum Administrator
Thu Nov 08, 2012 2:40 pm
No unread posts Child Modelling Agencies & Child Talent Jobs Available
Child Model Agency call-outs and mum agency discussions in here!
Child Modelling Agencies can post in the Talent Call Outs topic too!

16 Topics 
20 Posts
Re: Child Modelling
by domsmommy
Wed Apr 03, 2013 11:49 pm
Polls
A place for voting polls - create one, vote on one - it's your choice!
A great way to see what other single mums think about different things...

8 Topics 
28 Posts
Re: Are you treated different…
by Mama22
Sat Mar 26, 2016 11:59 am
How to.... - A single woman's guide to home maintanance!
Has your Man gone and left you living in a maintanance nightmare? Do you think mowing is a "blue" job? Not to worry, you CAN do it yourself! How to mow, fix a toilet....single mummies, post your bold venture into handyman world here and inspire the rest of us!
5 Topics 
18 Posts
DIY websites
by shizle
Tue Sep 10, 2013 9:57 pm
The Best Of The Single Mother Forum
Members Useful Advice - the best posts from the SingleMotherForum containing advice for other single mothers (see attached disclaimer regarding the content of these posts)
1 Topics 
1 Posts
The Best Of The Single Mother…
by Forum Administrator
Wed Feb 17, 2010 4:19 pm
Anything!
This forum is for anything that doesn't seem to fit in anywhere else in the forums!
39 Topics 
154 Posts
Re: Love this forum!
by Forum Administrator
Sun Apr 17, 2016 6:35 pm
Single Parent Holidays
Post anything about single parent holidays, trips, destinations, package tours, travelling with kids or anything else to do with being a single parent and going on holiday!
3 Topics 
9 Posts
Re: Single mother's retreat s…
by Mama22
Mon May 02, 2016 4:40 pm
No unread posts Politics
Chat in here about anything to do with political parties, elections and how it all affects Australian single mums!
9 Topics 
17 Posts
Re: Pauline Handon nonsense
by Mama22
Wed Jul 06, 2016 2:09 pm
No unread posts Home Schooling Single Parents
Are you a home schooling single mum? Perhaps you would you like to find out how to home school as a single parent? Post / chat in here!
1 Topics 
1 Posts
Teacher convert to home schoo…
by countrysolomum
Sat Dec 28, 2013 8:26 am