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No unread posts Forum Rules & Guidelines and your suggestions
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Re: PM's not sending
by Forum Administrator
Mon Apr 13, 2015 7:15 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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502 Posts
Re: Welcome New Mums! Click H…
by kanangra1
Tue Oct 27, 2015 8:48 am
No unread posts Post in here when you don't know where to post!
...and we'll move it to the right forum topic for you :)
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Still waiting for settlement …
by kanangra1
Tue Oct 27, 2015 12:43 pm
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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1542 Posts
I don't know where to start
by Sunny79
Fri Nov 27, 2015 5:58 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...
136 Topics 
689 Posts
Re: Rockhampton single mums
by al4trace
Thu Nov 12, 2015 4:08 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...
221 Topics 
1206 Posts
Re: Help!
by LawMum
Sat Sep 19, 2015 8:17 pm
No unread posts Australian Family Law
Family court, child custody and parenting orders, legal aid and everything else to do with Australian Family 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.
677 Topics 
3856 Posts
Re: Looking for a lawyer? Pos…
by Forum Administrator
Wed Nov 04, 2015 10:03 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, name it!
102 Topics 
604 Posts
Re: it is not social welware,…
by getby2015
Tue Oct 27, 2015 2:16 pm
No unread posts Child Support
Anything to do with Child Support
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982 Posts
CSA & Salary Sacrificing
by Mum22
Thu Oct 08, 2015 6:03 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!
123 Topics 
658 Posts
Re: Solo Mum (widow)
by Eleni Mitchell
Thu Nov 26, 2015 6:49 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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207 Posts
Re: Advice really needed
by kanangra1
Tue Oct 27, 2015 1:46 pm
General Discussion
General discussions in here!
Subforum TV ads that annoy us!
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739 Posts
by RobertRine
Thu Nov 05, 2015 9:20 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
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 
21 Posts
Re: Needing help
by LawMum
Sat Oct 10, 2015 11:42 am
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!
16 Topics 
72 Posts
Re: Can I move without father…
by ward84
Sun Nov 08, 2015 11:53 am
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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114 Posts
Re: Please help
by mumof3b
Wed Feb 12, 2014 2:00 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
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112 Posts
Re: Single and about to start…
by Boudicca
Wed Sep 30, 2015 9:21 am
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
1 Topics 
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Re: Widowed at a young age
by Tsunamiqueen
Mon Jul 02, 2012 11:53 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.
6 Topics 
36 Posts
Re: Fighting DOCS
by Foreign_Soul
Thu Aug 20, 2015 7:20 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
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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!

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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
23 Topics 
128 Posts
Re: Need help choosing where …
by cookielee
Thu Feb 19, 2015 4:47 pm
No unread posts 40+ Solo Mums Group
Are you an older mum parenting solo? Post and chat in here!
3 Topics 
13 Posts
Re: 44 Mother of 2
by Mum22
Sun Nov 30, 2014 11:05 pm
No unread posts Rants
Feel like a rant? Let loose in here!
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344 Posts
How do I let go?
by karaway
Sat Feb 28, 2015 8:43 pm
No unread posts Domestic Violence
Post or read about domestic violence in here
Subforum Ideas - How to escape Domestic Violence safely
32 Topics 
163 Posts
Re: Red Collar Crime: When We…
by Mama22
Wed Jun 03, 2015 10:22 pm
No unread posts Relationships and Romance
Falling in love again - Anything to do with relationships, meeting someone special, dating, comparing romance name it!
35 Topics 
199 Posts
Re: Inter-racial dating after…
by Mum22
Mon Apr 07, 2014 8:31 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, Depression - or just having a bad day!, Anxiety Disorders, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Panic Attacks, Poems
36 Topics 
144 Posts
Going public
by Mama22
Sat May 23, 2015 10:18 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!

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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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291 Posts
Re: Is anyone watching the Bu…
by Mum22
Tue May 13, 2014 10:05 pm
No unread posts Freebies!
Free stuff! Also for individuals wishing to donate or give items to single mums!
7 Topics 
12 Posts
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 
54 Posts
Re: Printer that is cheap to …
by shizle
Tue Oct 15, 2013 7:26 pm
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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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...
5 Topics 
23 Posts
Re: Made a mistake and now im…
by ChloeKat_84
Sun Jan 25, 2015 7:54 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...
37 Topics 
44 Posts
Input needed for story on sin…
by jcmay
Mon Nov 11, 2013 2:31 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
93 Topics 
195 Posts
Re: Looking to share in Baysi…
by Matthew_S
Mon Oct 05, 2015 3:14 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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20 Posts
Re: Child Modelling
by domsmommy
Wed Apr 03, 2013 11:49 pm
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 
27 Posts
Re: Single Mum Holidays-Where…
by singy
Fri Nov 19, 2010 8:06 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!
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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 
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The Best Of The Single Mother…
by Forum Administrator
Wed Feb 17, 2010 4:19 pm
This forum is for anything that doesn't seem to fit in anywhere else in the forums!
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150 Posts
Re: Should I get a nose job?
by Mum22
Thu Jul 16, 2015 7:31 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!
2 Topics 
7 Posts
Re: seek parents for school h…
by Mum22
Mon Sep 02, 2013 9:09 am
No unread posts Politics
Chat in here about anything to do with political parties, elections and how it all affects Australian single mums!
6 Topics 
11 Posts
Re: 2015 Federal Budget
by Mama22
Sat May 16, 2015 1:03 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