What 12 Women Facing Divorce Needed Most From Their Friends

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When it comes to traumatic life events, divorce is second only to the death of a spouse in terms of the amount of stress it causes. Divorce is hard emotionally and financially, especially when there are kids involved. So it is no surprise that when facing a divorce, women need their friends more than ever.

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Sometimes it can be hard to know exactly how to help a friend in need, which is why we are so grateful that some women who've gone through a divorce were willing to share what helped them most when they were in the thick of making this major life change.

Read on for some practical, helpful, and maybe even a little surprising suggestions of how to support someone going through a divorce.

 

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