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No unread posts Forum Rules & Guidelines and your suggestions
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Violation of my son's rights
by MsMuffet
Fri Oct 27, 2017 9:40 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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607 Posts
Hello!!!
by Sandy
Thu Nov 23, 2017 10:11 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)

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1634 Posts
Re: DCP play by their own rul…
by Phoenix Rising
Tue Dec 12, 2017 8:13 am
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...
154 Topics 
761 Posts
Re: Single mum looking for ge…
by MissMaz
Wed Nov 29, 2017 10:13 am
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...
259 Topics 
1307 Posts
Re: Can he change parenting a…
by Duchess21
Sat Dec 02, 2017 4:31 pm
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.
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4253 Posts
Companies and prperty settlem…
by Bluegreen
Mon Dec 11, 2017 8:07 pm
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!
106 Topics 
621 Posts
Re: Parliamentary review of C…
by Erin Childsupport
Mon Apr 24, 2017 12:07 pm
No unread posts Child Support
Anything to do with Child Support
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1040 Posts
Maintenance income test and r…
by nky_dot
Tue Dec 05, 2017 12:57 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!
138 Topics 
726 Posts
Childcare changes
by Stacey Dines
Mon Nov 13, 2017 10:35 pm
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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258 Posts
Time sensitive Houseshare cre…
by EmpireOfSons
Sat Jun 17, 2017 5:49 pm
General Discussion
General discussions in here!
Subforum TV ads that annoy us!
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769 Posts
Seeking housemate in Canberra
by Han Page
Thu Nov 23, 2017 10:14 am
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
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107 Posts
Re: Asperger Spouse
by Mello
Sat Mar 18, 2017 1:01 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?
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126 Posts
Re: help a single pregnant co…
by SingleMomToBe
Tue Nov 28, 2017 9:47 am
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
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114 Posts
Connect with other single mums
by Laura Christopher
Thu May 18, 2017 8:15 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.
9 Topics 
54 Posts
Re: Single mum of two childre…
by Chloe Torr
Tue May 16, 2017 2:46 pm
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
10 Topics 
43 Posts
Re: Wanting to leave but no w…
by Bonney
Sun Nov 12, 2017 9:07 am
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!

4 Topics 
14 Posts
Re: Overseas mums stuck in Au…
by Elaine Armstrong
Wed Nov 15, 2017 8:25 pm
No unread posts Gay and Lesbian Single Mums
Chat with fellow gay and lesbian single mums in here!
2 Topics 
21 Posts
Re: Hi there single mums.
by McWeadley
Wed Mar 08, 2017 3:43 pm
No unread posts Working Single Mothers
For Single Mums juggling work, kids - everything!
44 Topics 
139 Posts
Re: Full-time and sole care?
by Mum22
Thu Feb 23, 2017 5:46 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!
5 Topics 
29 Posts
Re: 42 yr old mum of toddler …
by Sereena
Fri Mar 03, 2017 2:15 am
No unread posts Rants
Feel like a rant? Let loose in here!
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364 Posts
Re: Discrimination by the law…
by Mama22
Wed May 17, 2017 10:58 am
No unread posts Domestic Violence
Post or read about domestic violence in here
Subforum Ideas - How to escape Domestic Violence safely
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193 Posts
My son's right to say no viol…
by MsMuffet
Sat Oct 28, 2017 6:52 pm
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
42 Topics 
163 Posts
Re: Let's get healthy
by Moon Tinh
Wed Jun 28, 2017 1:08 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
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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!
13 Topics 
58 Posts
Saving and making Money throu…
by Belladonna Knight
Sat Oct 28, 2017 3:17 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.

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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
64 Topics 
87 Posts
Do you have a child aged 0-4?
by Healthyhabits
Tue Nov 07, 2017 12:28 pm
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
125 Topics 
283 Posts
Re: Happy home share/new leas…
by Gold_Star
Fri Dec 01, 2017 5:33 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!

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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...

9 Topics 
30 Posts
Re: Corruption Poll
by Mama22
Sun Sep 11, 2016 8:45 pm
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 
19 Posts
Re: What DIY stuff would you …
by Kite O'Brien
Fri Dec 16, 2016 11:21 am
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)
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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!
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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!
4 Topics 
14 Posts
Re: single parent travel group
by Forum Administrator
Mon Jul 03, 2017 4:22 pm
No unread posts Politics
Chat in here about anything to do with political parties, elections and how it all affects Australian single mums!
12 Topics 
21 Posts
Fraud & APS
by Mama22
Sat Dec 17, 2016 4:16 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