I’m not sure that the challenges of being in a one parent household are generational. I have no personal experience here, but I believe that you and your siblings should be as supportive as you are able in helping each other while not sacrificing your goals and ambitions. You may wish to discuss this question with a professional counseler at your school.
Maryann recommends the following next steps:
- Make an appointment with a school counselor
- Be honest with your family about your concerns