Family Court processes: www.gov.uk/browse/births-deaths-marriages/marriage-divorce
Online Family Court applications: www.gov.uk/apply-for-divorce
Parents Rights: www.gov.uk/parental-rights-responsibilities
Inheritance & probate: www.gov.uk/wills-probate-inheritance
Legal Aid – online entitlement calculator: www.gov.uk/check-legal-aid
Guide on how to apply for a court order about the arrangements for your children without the help of a lawyer: www.advicenow.org.uk/guides/how-apply-court-order-about-arrangements-your-children-without-help-lawyer
Coram Foundation – Children’s Legal Centre
Advice and representation to children, young people, their families, carers and professionals, as well as international consultancy on child law and children’s rights.
T: 0800 020 008 (8am-8pm, Mon-Fri)
Child Law Advice
Abduction: Provides information on abduction and the unlawful removal of a child from the UK.
T: 0300 330 5480 (8am-6pm, Mon-Fri)
Families Need Fathers
Supporting dads, mums and grandparents to have personal contact and meaningful relationships with their children following parental separation.
T: 0300 0300 363 (9am-10pm, Mon-Fri / 10am-3pm, Sat-Sun)
Family Rights Group
Advise parents, grandparents, other relative and friends about their rights and options when social workers or courts make decisions about their children.
T: 0808 801 0366
Working for all families where grandparents play a vital role in the development of their grandchildren.
T: 0300 123 7015
Guide and information about financial settlements for couples who are getting divorced or ending a civil partnership: www.advicenow.org.uk/guides/survival-guide-sorting-out-your-finances-when-you-get-divorced
Guide to financial arrangements after marriage breakdown: rightsofwomen.org.uk/get-information/family-law/financial-arrangements-marriage-breakdown
Members follow a code of practice that promotes a non-confrontational approach to family problems and encourage solutions that consider the needs of the whole family, in particular the best interest of children.
T: 01689 820272 (9am-5.30pm, Mon-Fri)