Managing Between Jobs: How You Can Help When Mom or Dad Is Unemployed

SKU B3459-11

Author(s) Carolyn M. Krueger, Linda A. Boelter.

How can you help when your family has less money to spend? Sometimes parents find themselves without a job or have their hours cut. A factory may close or lay off workers, sales may slump, or a parent health may fail. Whatever the cause, the changes that result affect everyone in the family.

This fact sheet will give you some ideas for things you can do to help when resources are stretched (2 pages; 2006).

This publication is also available in Spanish: Cómo puedes ayudar cuando tu mamá o tu papá está sin empleo (B3459-11S), part of the Cómo arreglárselas cuando no tiene trabajo series.