Social services exist in just about every state, if not all, and are really good once you figure out the gyst of how they work.
I was SAHM for ten years and am on my own now with kids. We're getting by.
The best thing I did to re-boot my resume is to volunteer and not be picky about who lets me do it. It's a way to get out and start a reference list that's current.
I was in the same boat.Ashland 13
A person is a person, no matter how small. -Dr. Suess
Perserverance and spirit have done wonders in all ages.