When I filled out my fafsa, I was awarded a pell grant
and two different type of grants for Florida low income residents.
(Only got the pell grant in NC.)
Now, my community college offers scholarships and loans.
I was a sahm in NC for ten years.
In NC, the legal aid now DOES cover family law issues.
When I got divorced, they did NOT.
Talk to them, although unless your ex agrees to lie and say you have been seperated for a year and can...
Is this a community college or 4 yr school?
I know at a community college, you would be eligble
as long as the college knew your goal was to apply for
the nursing program.
When I was on that path- years ago- the college
I was at home for ten years with the first marriage/children.
I went back to work four months after my last child.
I think it can be very hard to go back to the workforce after
a long absence.
I actually had employers LAUGH at me...
I speak from many bad experiences.
Beg borrow or steal to get this handled by a lawyer.
Get the child support.
End of story.
As one attorney told me recently, I could have spent $500
and saved myself $50,000.
what if i wind...