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Covid-19

In these challenging and uncertain times, we are committed to continuing our services. Following the latest guidance on social distancing we are no longer accepting any face-to face appointments, however our staff are working remotely so please contact us online and by telephone in the usual way.

Many separated parents will be concerned about how Covid-19 impacts on children’s living arrangements. CAFCASS have issued the following guidance for parents https://www.cafcass.gov.uk/grown-ups/parents-and-carers/covid-19-guidance-for-children-and-families/

Separated Parents

There is a separated parents clause in the strict lockdown rules announced by the Prime Minister on 23 March that allows separated parents to move children from one parent to another.

The Rt. Hon. Sir Andrew McFarlane, President of the Family Division and Head of Family Justice, has issued guidance on the Stay at Home Rules for parents whose children are the subject of Child Arrangements Orders. https://www.judiciary.uk/announcements/coronavirus-crisis-guidance-on-compliance-with-family-court-child-arrangement-orders 

The government lockdown rules state: Where parents do not live in the same household, children under 18 can be moved between their parents’ homes. Click here to read more.

Covid-19

In these challenging and uncertain times, we are committed to continuing our services. Following the latest guidance on social distancing we are no longer accepting any face-to face appointments, however our staff are working remotely so please contact us online and by telephone in the usual way.

For full details please click here to read our latest Covid-19 updates.