Law for Life: the Foundation for Public Legal Education, 33 Corsham Street, London N1 6DR
Independent website providing information on rights and legal issues, run by the charity Law for Life: the Foundation for Public Legal Education.
Care for the Family
Tel: 029 2081 0800
Garth House, Leon Avenue, Cardiff CF15 7RG
A national charity that aims to promote strong family life and help those who face family difficulties. Provides advice and support to help couples build a strong, healthy marriage.
CAFCASS (Children & Family Court Advisory and Support Service)
Tel: 0300 456 4000 Call centre open Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm
3rd Floor, 21 Bloomsbury Street, London WC1B 3HF
Represents children in family court cases. Makes sure that children's voices are heard and decisions are taken in their best interests. Independent of the courts, social services, education and health authorities and all similar agencies.
Divorce Recovery Workshop
Tel: Helpline 0700 078 1889
11 Sewell Avenue, Wokingham, Berks RG41 1NT
Workshops for newly separated or divorced individuals, run across the UK by volunteers with personal experience of relationship break-up.
Family Mediators Association
Tel: 01355 244 594
Scottish Enterprise Technology Park, Nasmyth Building - 2nd Floor, 60 Nasmyth Avenue, East Kilbride G75 0QR
Membership organisation for family mediators. Provides a Find a mediator directory.
Families Need Fathers
Tel: Helpline 0300 0300 363 Mon-Fri 9am-10pm, weekends 10am-3pm
134 Curtain Road, London EC2A 3AR
Supports all parents, dads, mums and grandparents to have personal contact and meaningful relationships with children following parental separation. Offers information, advice and support services including helpline, online forum and 50 UK branches.
Jewish Marriage Council
Tel: Helpline 020 8203 6311 Mon-Thu 9.30am-5.00pm, Fri 9.30am-1.00pm
23 Ravenshurst Avenue, Hendon, London NW4 4EE
Provides support for Jewish individuals, couples and families through counselling, advice services, courses, workshops and support groups.
Tel: Appointment service 0800 389 3801 Mon-Thu 9am-6pm, Fri 9am-5pm
Bishops Park House 25-29 Fulham High Street, London, SW6 3JH
Offers relationship education, marriage preparation services and relationship counselling from more than 100 counselling locations across England and Wales. Formerly Catholic Marriage Advisory Council.
National Association of Child Contact Centres
Tel: Information line 0845 4500 280 Mon-Fri 9am-1pm
Friary Chambers, 26-34 Friar Lane, Nottingham NG1 6DQ
Provides safe, neutral and comfortable places where children of separated families can spend time with non-resident parents or family.
National Family Mediation
Tel: 0300 4000 636 Mon to Fri 9am-5pm
1st Floor, Civic Centre, Paris St, Exeter EX1 1JN
Offers help to families in conflict, especially those divorcing or separating. Works in 500 locations across England and Wales.
Tel: Legal advice helpline 0800 440 2875 daily 9am-5.30pm
Information, legal advice and discussion boards for those going through divorce or separation.
One Plus One
Tel: 020 3096 7871
CAN Mezzanine, 7-14 Great Dover Street, London SE1 4YR
Help couples, parents and frontline workers tackle relationship issues through a range of web-services, including information and research, professional chat rooms and e-learning courses.
Tel: 0300 100 1234 Mon-Thu 8am-10pm, Fri 8am-6pm, Sat 9am-5pm
Premier House, Carolina Court, Lakeside, Doncaster, DN4 5RA
Counselling, support and information for all relationships, online, by telephone or at centres across the UK.
Tel: InfoLine 0845 119 2020 Mon-Fri 9am-5pm
18 York Place, Edinburgh, EH1 3EP
Provides relationship counselling, family mediation, child contact centres and other family support services across all of mainland and island Scotland. Work supports individuals, couples and families experiencing relationship difficulties.
Tel: Helpline 01708 765200
PO Box 2860, Ilford, Essex, RM7 1JA
Confidential telephone helpline, offering emotional support to any individual on any issue.