Check out These Resources for Single Parents

Organizations and resources are available to help you navigate parenthood.

  • theparentingplace.net—Support and resources for parents and caregivers to give children a loving start in life. In La Crosse and Monroe counties.
  • YMCAs and YWCAs—The Family Y in La Crosse offers school age child care and operates a teen center. Membership scholarships available.
  • Information from Mayo Clinic—mayoclinic.org/healthy-lifestyle/childrens-health/in-depth/single parent/art-20046774
  • An Employee Assistance Program. Ask your employer if you have an EAP.

Recommended books

“123 Magic” by Thomas Phelan

“Parenting with Love and Logic” by Foster Kline and Jim Fay

If your employer offers an EAP through Mayo Clinic Health System, call 608-392-9530 or 800-493-3960 to set up your free, confidential appointment.

Not sure? Ask your supervisor if you have an EAP!

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