One-parent families are the fastest growing type of family in Australia. While some single parents have worries about money, child care and relationships, others report enjoying special closeness with their children. Read about one single parent, and the challenges faced by parents raising children alone all over Australia
CSMC is a statewide community organisation across Victoria run for and by single mothers and their children. We provide telephone support and counselling, referral, advice and emergency relief to single mothers. CSMC is well recognised as a source of expert advice on issues of relevance to single mother headed families. Our expertise is grounded in the concerns expressed to us by single mothers calling our telephone contact line.