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Single moms!

Your children are at risk, 33% greater risk of being abused, sexually or physically. Be very careful who you date, and who you leave your children alone with!

Question, do you believe this or no? (sorry had to make it a question) really it's just a public service announcement! lol

 
JackieGirl007

Asked by JackieGirl007 at 9:34 PM on Nov. 20, 2012 in Parenting Debate

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Answers (19)
  • i have chosen not to date and be a mom to my kids, I'll have time for dating when they're older. In high school going our with their friends, as well. I'm very selective of even my co-workers who interact with my kids.
    SassySue123

    Answer by SassySue123 at 8:44 PM on Dec. 5, 2012

  • Right, but it makes sense to me that your kids are at a higher risk when you are having men in and out of your life. Some child predators date single moms just to get at kids, easy access unfortunately!
    JackieGirl007

    Comment by JackieGirl007 (original poster) at 10:02 PM on Nov. 20, 2012

  • No I don't believe this to be true at all.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:11 PM on Nov. 20, 2012

  • Yes, single or not, mothers beware!

    JackieGirl007

    Comment by JackieGirl007 (original poster) at 10:38 PM on Nov. 20, 2012

  • Hmm.
    staciandababy

    Answer by staciandababy at 11:44 PM on Nov. 20, 2012

  • To a certain extent I agree. A dating mom will be in contact with more men than a married mom (ideally, lol) and heir children will be exposed to those new relationships.
    But I also think that a responsible woman will be more careful of whom she dates and there's no reason to suggest that ALL unmarried women are at a risk of bringing home an abuser. We're too paranoid. The vast majority of men are not suck pedophile abusers. Let's keep it real

    Sharon
    momto2boys973

    Answer by momto2boys973 at 9:33 PM on Nov. 21, 2012

  • I think we are all aware with whom we have our kids around. Well, hopefully we all should be!! Thx
    isismoon3

    Answer by isismoon3 at 3:25 PM on Nov. 23, 2012

  • No abuse happens under all parents noses!
    Ms.Maaamaof2

    Answer by Ms.Maaamaof2 at 12:22 AM on Dec. 4, 2012

  • I would want to have the source and question it seriously unless I had multiple and varied sources. Certainly the more people your child is left alone with and the quality of the people (not economic status but type) will affect the risks.
    Dardenella

    Answer by Dardenella at 3:39 PM on Dec. 13, 2012