Preschool Coping with Divorce or Separation

What to tell the children about divorce or separation 
Sensible advice on what to tell your children from the Family Lives team.

Relate have some good suggestions on their website and also run parent sessions in some areas to help you give age appropriate information to your child



  • Divorceaid  lots of recommendations on support for you and your child or children and links to other websites, books and leaflets. 
  • Gingerbread supports single parent families with heaps of practical advice and a section on support for you and your child or children if you’re going through a separation.

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