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Help at hand in piecing together Christmas parenting puzzle

Now is a great time to make a Parenting Plan for Christmas It’s meant to be the happiest time of [...]

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Response to the review of the Child Arrangements Programme

National Family Mediation has published its full response to the review of the Child Arrangements Programme, which had been open [...]

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Family mediation vacancies

Recruiting family mediators for South Wales

National Family Mediation is looking to recruit Family Mediation Council Accredited mediators to help meet increasing demand in  South Wales. [...]

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National Family Mediation divorce

Divorce Reform and the Video Assistant Referee

Dispute resolution experts have expressed frustration at the ‘freeze-frame’ status of long-awaited divorce reform. Jane Robey, CEO of National Family [...]

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National Association of Child Contact Centres

Views and ideas sought to improve child contact centre website

The National Association of Child Contact Centres (NACCC) is currently reviewing its website, with a view to rebuilding it later [...]

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National Family Law survey

OnlyMums and OnlyDads are inviting contributions to their National Family Law Survey before it closes on 23 September. They are [...]

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Families must be the bedrock of new policy announcements

A leading family charity is calling on the new Prime Minister to put families first in any new policy initiatives. [...]

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Separated Parents Information Programme

A rallying cry has been issued to all professionals working with family breakdown by the CEO of England and Wales' [...]

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Family mediation training team

Expanding NFM’s team of trainers

With growing demand  for its unrivalled training programme, National Family Mediation (NFM) is looking to add to its team of [...]

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Family mediation vacancies

NFM recruiting mediators (Birmingham area)

National Family Mediation is looking to recruit Family Mediation Council Accredited mediators to help meet increasing demand in the Birmingham [...]

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President of the Family Division launches public and private law consultation

A new consultation has opened relating to children cases in family courts, with a submission closing date of 30 September [...]

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National Family Mediation divorce

Several years away from return to pre-LASPO mediation levels

Commenting on new legal aid statistics from the Ministry of Justice, covering the first quarter of 2019, which show a [...]

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Divorce legislation successfully passes second reading

The Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Bill passed its second reading in The House of Commons on 25 June 2019, without a [...]

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Why another big promotional push is needed

It is high time for a big promotional push from central government to improve the take-up of family mediation, says [...]

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Divorce legislation introduced to Parliament

Welcoming the introduction of the Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Bill, which had its first reading on 13 June, Jane Robey, [...]

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Healing old wounds: families sought for TV programme

RDF Television (makers of The Secret Life of Four Year Olds) is looking for families who have suffered a big [...]

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Film maker looking for couples in need of help

Are you and your partner struggling? Do you still love each other, and need professional help to rebuild trust? Renowned [...]

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Sort a summer holiday parenting plan now!

Start looking ahead to the school summer holiday now! And make suitable parenting plans well in advance, in May or [...]

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