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  • Who is a single parent?
    A single parent is an individual who is responsible for raising a child or children on their own, without the presence or assistance of a partner or spouse. For example, Single parenthood by divorce, widowhood, choice.. etc.
  • What challenges do single parents face?
    Single parents face various challenges, including financial strain, juggling work and parenting responsibilities, lack of support, societal stigma, familial desertion, poverty, bullying, emotional stress, and limited time for self-care. The Village also acknowledges that these are broad categories of challenges and that there are many, many personal challenges that different parents face. We are committed to starting a conversation and building support around any new challenge that does not fall under these broad categories.
  • How can the Village and its product offerings support single parents?
    The Village website provides a one-stop shop for all your single-parent needs! It consists of a supportive community, resources, courses, mental health practitioners, lawyers, and information specifically tailored to single parents. We also offer a platform to connect with fellow single parents via monitored chat offers, access educational materials, find local support services, and participate in offline events and workshops.
  • What can I do if I do not find the support that I specifically need?
    If you are unable to find the support that you need, don’t worry! Write us at or drop us a request via Saaya, our chatbot, and someone from our team will reach out to you.
  • Is this website only for single mothers, or can single fathers also benefit?
    This website is inclusive and caters to both single mothers and single fathers. We recognize and support the unique experiences and challenges faced by all single parents, regardless of gender.
  • Are the resources and information on this website specific to India?
    Yes, our website focuses on the experiences and needs of single parents in India and of single parents of Indian descent living anywhere in the world. We provide localized content, address cultural aspects, and offer information on relevant legal rights, support services, and resources available in India and for Indians.
  • How can I connect with other single parents through this website?
    Our website offers community forums and support groups where you can engage in discussions, share experiences, seek advice, and connect with other single parents who understand your journey. You can also join us at our offline meet-ups!
  • Are the resources on this website free to access?
    We offer both free and premium content. Basic access allows you to read blog posts, sign up for offline meetups, and join courses. However, there will be additional exclusive content and benefits, such as direct access to lawyers, the community, mental health practitioners, welcome goodie bags, etc. that are available only through membership or subscription.
  • Can I contribute my own experiences or resources to the website?
    Absolutely! We encourage our community members to share their experiences, insights, and resources. You can contribute through forum discussions, guest blogging, or suggesting valuable resources for inclusion on the website. Do drop us an email at, and we will reach out to you.
  • How can I stay updated with the latest events and workshops?
    We regularly update our website with information on upcoming events, workshops, and seminars. You can subscribe to our newsletter or follow us on social media platforms to stay informed about these opportunities.
  • How can I contact the website administrators for further assistance or inquiries?
    You can reach out to us via our contact page, Saaya (our interactive chatbot) or email us directly at We are here to support and assist you in any way we can!
  • How can I find local support groups or organizations for single parents in my area?
    Our website provides a directory of local support groups and organizations specifically for single parents. You can search by location to find resources near you. Since these are not easily available, reach out to us directly, and we will help you find the right support.
  • Do you have any financial assistance programs available for single parents?
    At the moment, we offer tips, tricks, and hacks through our content. We also have courses curated by our partners that will be available soon. We are also working with banks and other service brands such as Zomato, Swiggy, etc. to provide discounts or a savings program for our premium users. Stay tuned for more updates on this!
  • How can I balance work and parenting as a single parent?
    Balancing work and parenting can be challenging. It is our mission to help single parents achieve optimum work-life balance and enhance their life situations. Please make sure that you sign up for our newsletter and join our premium membership for extended and exclusive support. Our website offers articles, tips, and resources on time management, flexible work options, and maintaining a healthy work-life balance, which is definitely one of our top topics of discussion.
  • How can I prioritize self-care as a single parent?
    Self-care is crucial for single parents, since oftentimes, it is neglected in our race to make ends meet on all fronts. Our website offers tips, articles, and resources on self-care, stress management, and maintaining overall well-being while juggling parenting responsibilities.
  • Can I find information on legal rights and custody issues for single parents?
    Yes, our website provides information on legal rights, child custody, visitation, and support laws in India. However, we recommend consulting with a legal professional for specific legal advice (Which we can help you with too!)
  • Are there resources available for co-parenting or communicating with the other parent?
    Yes, we offer resources and articles on co-parenting strategies, effective communication, and fostering a positive relationship with the other parent for the well-being of your children.
  • Are there resources, counselling, or professional support available for single parents dealing with mental health challenges?
    The Village Bliss Room provides a repository of mental health experts and practitioners who have experience working with Single Parents or have been recommended to us by other members of the community. If you are a premium user, you can access this repository and get a free session with a mental health expert of your choice. If you are a freemium user, you can still access our vast variety of blog posts and written information and even sign up for our free bullet courses.
  • Are there resources available for single parents dealing with specific challenges, such as special needs children or teenage parenting?
    Yes, our website provides resources and information specific to various challenges faced by single parents, including parenting special needs children, teenage parenting, and more.
  • How can I get involved in volunteering or supporting other single parents through this website?
    Currently, you can support in the following ways; Contribute guest articles or participate in mentorship programs. If you are a qualified expert in any field that is of potential interest, you can sign up to be a coach, and we will assist you in curating a course.
  • How can I find childcare options that suit my needs as a single parent?
    Our website offers information and resources on different childcare options, including daycare centers, after-school programs, and finding reliable caregivers that fit your specific requirements.
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