Getting everything done, on time, being where you need to be, do what you have to do and stay sane through it all.
Finding the financial means (food, boarding/housing, transportation, food, clothing and providing necessities of life, safe place to stay, live and play) Baby-sitting and daycare, employment and income, support and other family-related challenges.
Emotionally supporting your kids, while and despite your world crumpling before your eyes. Being and providing the stability although you do not feel you can or have it in you.
Coping with loss and change and the new roles and responsibilities of being a sole custodian and major care-giver, provider and head of the family.