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When i was eight weeks preg with our second son my ex got put away for 7 years for handling drugs and guns, which i knew nothing about. I cant forgive him for putting us all in a dangour we knew nothing about. What do we tell our children later in life when they ask why mummy and daddy aren't together. The truth or something to cover for the man who messed everything up?


share your parenting story with a reporter?

I hope it's ok for me to ask this question... I am a freelance reporter and I'm working on an article about the challenges that mothers face when their partner/husband is in...

Started by Tracy on 01/05/2015 in FATHERS IN PRISON

Last update on 01/05/2015 by Tracy



Hey ladies. Im not sure if any of you are from Australia but I am currently rallying 2 women to join me in an interview with A Current Affair about the lack of support for our...

Started by User on 03/03/2014 in FATHERS IN PRISON

Last update on 03/03/2014 by User


my son's story

I found out I was pregnant at 17 and had my wonderful son 9 days before I turned 18. I was with his father we I found out I was pregnant but it didnt last long. When my son was...

Started by Casey on 08/28/2011 in FATHERS IN PRISON

Last update on 09/19/2011 by Crystal


lets talk

i know it can be hard to talk about , even embarrasing maybe. but feel free to share your stories so we can all chat and help each other.

Started by Claire on 02/27/2009 in FATHERS IN PRISON

Last update on 02/07/2010 by Claire


scary truth...or can we change it?

I was watching something on TV that said..."if a father spends more than 60% of a child's young life (birth-16 years old) in prison, that child has an 80% change of following in...

Started by Kristy on 10/24/2009 in FATHERS IN PRISON

Last update on 11/05/2009 by Cassy