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Piot Foundation has a special care for accompanied Spouse and children.

We known that sometimes you can suffer a big stress, and we’d like to say
we are here to help you.

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Spouses challenges

According our research, Accompanied Spouses has many challenges at this period:

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Financial stress

Occurs for many reasons but one is the loss of spouse income.
This cause loss of buying power, a decrease in the standard of living and increases marital stress and risk of poverty

Identity problems

Abandoning/interrupting spouse’s career leads to loss of power, identity and self-worth.
Spouses struggle to adapt from professional working citizen to ‘housewife’.

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Culture differences

Differences in culture, societal norms, can exacerbate behaviours which increase marital tension.
Language gap is one big challenge.

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Power dynamics shift in the relationship

Spouse is in a new environment, jobless has few contacts and has become reliant on the working partner.
Loneliness and isolation are also a consequence.

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Family challenges

Stress between parents affects children
Children can be a source of stress for parents
Lack of support for children – up to parents to support them, but they are busy with other aspects of relocation.

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Lack of support

Spouses report a lack of understanding about the deeper adjustment issues/challenges involved with moving perception. People think the accompanied spouse is ‘on holiday’.

Are you a Accompanied Spouse
and need our help?

Just contact us today. It’s totally confidential.

+44 33 0332 6214

info@piotfoundation.org

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