join our family

Blended/step families

Family made up of two parents and their children from previous marriages

Adoptive Family

a process of a person assuming the parenting of another usually a child

Extended family

the extension of a nuclear family

Single Parent Families

a parent not living with a spouse of partner who has the day to day responsibilities in raising the children

Nuclear family

Group consisting of parents and their children

Factors that effect families

  • Economic
  • Social
  • Cultural

Love the family you have because you only get one (unless you remarry and she has kids)