Once afraid to be labelled ‘promiscuous’ with ‘loose morals’, S’porean single mum finds community who showers her with love

Joan hopes that single mothers out there will not be afraid to seek help from others.

When Joan posted a photo on Facebook to welcome her daughter into the world, a common response was: “Where’s the father?”

In the course of her pregnancy, Joan (not her real name), 42, lost the support of the father of her child and her source of income and faced a great deal of negativity about being a single mother.

But while difficult, Joan’s journey has been fruitful because it has given her her favourite person in the world, her daughter, who is three years old this year.

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