Joanne 38, 'After I divorced from my ex-husband I didn't date for ages simply because I was too busy dealing with life and looking after my kids.
On our single parent dating site you can find people who are in a similar situation to yourself and try to understand them a bit better before agreeing to meet in person.
We've found, for this purpose, that the virtual world is perfectly suited towards helping parents get dates.
) and so they don’t even include these options in their relationship status drop-down menu.
But here you can also mark down if you are married or cohabiting and even unhappily married is an option.
That is not to say that a social life is non-existent - we find that it's just a transition to one of higher quality and less quantity, you don't go out as often but you have lots of fun when you do.
That is why it's very important to find the right date before agreeing to spend your time with someone.Of course, members without kids are also accepted on this site, don’t be fooled by the name.Except for the domain name itself, children are not really referred to in any other context on this site, except the usual – whether you’ve got any children and/or you want to have children.Single parent dating tends to have a more focused vision of what each person is looking for, more so than if you were dating at a younger age.Because of this you will probably find that other parents will be trying to avoid wasting their time as well, they know what they want for themselves and for their children so the process doesn't go on aimlessly, on Single And Parents you don't have to interrupt your busy lifestyle to make time for your own love life.You can find how many kids or what jobs people have before committing to a date.