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probability of using drugs and alcohol. The children also lack support and supervision from parents which is very crucial for any child when he or she growing up. The time that should used for support and supervision is spent trying to meet the financial objectives that are in place and need to be addressed for life to continue smoothly. There are so many issues which affect single parents as result of poverty. There policies should be set up to help cater for the increasing rate of single parents especially mothers who are not in a position to find a way to solve her financial problems on her own (Choi, et al 286). The policies can range from issuing of job opportunities to the single parents and ensure they are paid well to enable them support their kids without necessarily sacrificing themselves for the sake of children which has its own side effects. Support health is also an important policy for the children being raised up by single parents. Having a free universal health care among the children of single parents can help in ensuring that the children have access to good health care despite their financial hardships. Social support is also very important for the single parents and their children. Social support will create an environment of caring and helping each other which can enable a child to freely interact with others as they play and be able to change some bad traits which he or she have acquired earlier after learning the effects from friends and lastly child welfare is also paramount. In conclusion, single parenthood can be a very hard task when poverty comes in. many single parents especially mothers are not given equal job opportunities and even after getting the job the pay is usually low. Poverty in single parenthood most of the time results in poor health among the children because of lack of care from parents as they are busy working to solve the
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Surname 6 economic hardships. Policies should be put up to ensure that the single parents are helped such policies can include creating job opportunities, support health, social support and children welfare.
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Surname 7 Work Cited Meier, Ann, et al. "Mothering experiences: How single parenthood and employment structure the emotional valence of parenting." Demography 53.3 (2016): 649-674. Krueger, Patrick M., et al. "Family structure and multiple domains of child well-being in the United States: a cross-sectional study." Population health metrics 13.1 (2015): 6. Choi, Jeong‐Kyun, Robert J. Palmer, and Ho‐Soon Pyun. "Three measures of non‐resident fathers' involvement, maternal parenting and child development in low‐income single‐ mother families." Child & Family Social Work 19.3 (2014): 282-291.
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