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single-parent

[ˈsɪŋglˌpɛərənt] ADJ single-parent familyfamilia f monoparental
single-parent householdhogar m sin pareja, familia f monoparental

single-parent

[ˈsɪŋglˈpɛərnt] adj the problems of single-parent familiesi problemi delle famiglie con un solo genitore
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According to single parent charity Gingerbread, the decrease in the work allowance under universal credit - which was announced in the summer but not mentioned in the recent Autumn Statement - is expected to take an average PS800 a year from a million working single-parent families.
We focus here on the central concern of the Moynihan Report: the rise of single-parent families, which has been much more rapid among those with low incomes than among those with high incomes, and indeed has fueled some of the increasing income inequality.
Satwat said: "We have to start seeing single-parent families as part and parcel of the way families are now and as an integral part of our communities.
Rowling, president of single-parent charity Gingerbread, called on the Government to do more to help people who find themselves in that situation to be able to get into employment.
com)-- ConsumerBase LLC, a database management company based in Evanston, IL, is offering consumer single-parent household mailing lists in its comprehensive database.
8%) whereas the poverty level of single-parent families is 37.
Hannah Watson, from the charity, said that in Newcastle alone there are 9,000 single-parent families.
A SERIES of measures are being promoted to help single-parent families, whose benefits were affected by a law amendment last December, including electricity discounts and free healthcare.
As in other advanced societies, family structure in Quebec has undergone rapid change over the past several decades, in particular with the rise of two-earner and single-parent families.
But single-parent charity Gingerbread fears extra childcare costs will be unaffordable and it will be hard to find flexible jobs.
It takes a tremendous amount of courage to overcome the severe impoverishment some single-parent families face.
The facts are clear: On average, children born to single parents and growing up in single-parent households tend to do less well academically.

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