Survey by Gingerbread and Mumsnet also reveals 86% believe DWP agency failures allowed their ex to “financially control or abuse them”.
"As a solo parent ― one is solely responsible for the well-being of a child ― I feel as if I am excluded for the solutions our governments give us."
The “discriminatory” cap targets the wrong people, campaigners say.
Single parent families make up 25 percent of all family types. The charity Gingerbread started Single Parents' Day to bring attention to the hard work and sacrifice of single parents.
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