Resources

LDS Divorce Support: Blended Families. This page links to many resources on non-traditional families, including single-parent homes and stepfamilies. Be sure to also scroll through helpful articles listed on the right of the screen.

“Blended Families” on LDSLiving. Author and licensed marriage and family therapist Jonathan Swinton suggests “potential solutions that may help blended families come together.”

HelpGuide.org: Step-Parenting and Blended Families. An in-depth discussion on preparing for and successfully navigating the blended family experience. Scroll to the end of the page for additional links on Step-Parenting Help and Adjustment Challenges.

Meridian Magazine: 6 Keys for Successful Stepfamilies. This is a great article for fledgling stepfamilies, as you prepare to build a family together.

remarriageworks.com. A website dedicated to providing information, community and products to enhance readers’ experience of remarriage and stepfamily living.

familylifeblended.com. A website providing biblically-based resources that help prevent re-divorce, strengthen stepfamilies, and help break the generational cycle of divorce.

National Stepfamily Resource Center. A website providing a clearinghouse of information, linking family science research on stepfamilies and best practices in work with couples and children in stepfamily. Click on Programs & Services for a list of stepfamily-related links.

The National Domestic Violence Hotline.  The Hotline is part of the largest nationwide network of programs and expert resources. It's important to recognize when your situation is more than just difficult, but abusive.

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