You story parallels others that I have heard. I guess that best way to look at it was that it was better to have one understanding parent than none. I think that for many of us, we just reach a point where SOMETHING has to happen. It just can’t go on as it has. Glad that you are back on track and I hope that being here will be a good experience for you.
So, I encourage you to complete your Profile page. The page stays and can be updated at any time, while this page will eventually slide down to the bottom.
Also, you can search for other members near you by clicking on Social in the menu and the Member Directory.