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I am very sorry to hear about your situation. However, I am afraid the simple answers no, he is not. As you are not married then the only responsibility you have to each other are the children. Sadly, there is no financial responsibility to each other as there would be if you are married. There is the common misconception in the UK that you obtain certain rights after being together for a period of time however this is simply not true. You will want to look at sorting the issues surrounding contract with the children. However, I am afraid that in terms of housing or financials etc. he has not responsibility to you if you were not married. I do wish I could give you better news as you are in difficulty position however, this is the way the law works.
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