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Three ways mums can avoid feeling overwhelmed in uncertain times

Oct 13 2020
Working from home

Back in March when lockdown started, families had to adapt to new ways of living and working and they have since experienced an unprecedented 24-weeks of juggling childcare, home-schooling and work. The demand on parents and primary caregivers skyrocketed and feelings of stress and anxiety were compounded.

For many, managing the day-to-day needs of a family has required more energy and more patience, and that is on top of being naturally concerned about the health and wellbeing of loved ones. In fact, earlier this year over a third of parents admitted to feeling more anxious about their child(ren) returning to the classroom for the first time in six-months, than the child(ren) themselves.

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