This handbook is designed to assist separated parents in making parenting arrangements that work for them and their children.
Help in a separation starts with guidance on how to safeguard your money, winding down joint finances and ultimately regaining your independence.
The Federal Circuit Court operates informally and uses streamlined procedures to provide a simple and accessible alternative to litigation in the Family Court of Australia. The website also contains information about family law, separation and divorce, family violence, and disputes over children.
Legal Aid provides advice and minor assistance in some circumstances for family law issues like separation, divorce and cases involving children.
A national 24/7 counselling service providing support, information and referrals for people experiencing domestic family violenceand sexual assualt.
Understand more about the role of police in family law matters which is primarily to act on orders issued by a Court, and to prevent the unlawful removal of children from Australia.
A leading provider of relationship support services – including counselling, family dispute resolution and support and education programs – for individuals, families and communities across Australia
A Government website providing access to information about family relationship issues and services to help families manage relationship issues, including agreeing on appropriate arrangements for children after parents separate.
Find a registered family dispute resolution provider on this website
Information about mental health issues such as anxiety, depression and suicide, and how to get support for yourself or someone you know.
A 24/7 crisis support and suicide prevention service. The website also includes research and reports on crisis support, suicide prevention and mental health.
Parenting tips for seperated dads.
Helpful guide from Family Court of Australia & Federal Court of Australia.
Helpful guide from Family Relationships Online