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  • Parental responsibility for unmarried couples

    05 Oct 11:25

    Parental responsibility is a legal term that means you have the right to be involved in important decisions like your child’s living arrangements, education, religion and medical ... (continued)

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  • What Tax-Free Childcare could mean for you

    10 Jul 14:45

    In the first budget of the new government, Chancellor George Osborne has announced some changes to the way childcare support will be handled. If you are a separated parent and are cu... (continued)

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  • We were never together - what rights do I have?

    17 Feb 10:29

    If you’ve never been in a couple relationship with the other parent of your child, you may wonder what sort of rights you have, or if you’ll be entitled to any sort of conta... (continued)

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  • I'm worried my children won't come back from their holiday

    16 Oct 11:28

    On theParentConnection forum, we often receive posts from users who are worried about their ex-partner taking their child on holiday abroad. The reason most of them worry is because the... (continued)

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  • The end of Contact and Residence Orders

    22 Jul 14:32

    When talking about separation, many people mention contact and residence orders. However, under the Children and Families Act 2014, there will no longer be Contact or Residence Order... (continued)

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  • Shared Parenting - information on proposed changes to the law - after separation

    30 Aug 11:24

    If you are currently separating from your partner you may have heard about government plans to make changes to the current law by introducing what’s called <strong>‘a ... (continued)

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  • We were never together - what rights do I have?

    17 Feb 10:29

    If you’ve never been in a couple relationship with the other parent of your child, you may wonder what sort of rights you have, or if you’ll be entitled to any sort of conta... (continued)

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  • What is a non-molestation order?

    28 Apr 15:39

    Non-molestation orders (NMOs) are court orders that help to protect people who have experienced domestic violence. It also helps to protect those who have been harassed or intimidated b... (continued)

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  • Arranging effective child maintenance

    26 Oct 12:08

    *NOTE* From 2014 the CSA will begin to end child maintenance arrangements on its 1993 and 2003 schemes. Read more about the changes to child maintenance * Arranging effective child m... (continued)

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  • Sharing Mum and Dad – issues surrounding Shared Parenting

    31 Jan 16:25

    The Parent Connection team has been following and contributing to the current debate on Shared Parenting over the last year. So we were interested when a recent Dispatches programme cal... (continued)

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  • What happens if a former partner breaches contact order arrangements

    26 Nov 16:18

    On the Parent Connection forum we regularly receive posts from users asking what they should do when their former partner breaches contact arrangement rules. In some cases, users hav... (continued)

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  • Sharing Mum and Dad – issues surrounding Shared Parenting

    31 Jan 16:25

    The Parent Connection team has been following and contributing to the current debate on Shared Parenting over the last year. So we were interested when a recent Dispatches programme cal... (continued)

    11 Comments Read more →
  • Arranging effective child maintenance

    26 Oct 12:08

    *NOTE* From 2014 the CSA will begin to end child maintenance arrangements on its 1993 and 2003 schemes. Read more about the changes to child maintenance * Arranging effective child m... (continued)

    5 Comments Read more →
  • What is a non-molestation order?

    28 Apr 15:39

    Non-molestation orders (NMOs) are court orders that help to protect people who have experienced domestic violence. It also helps to protect those who have been harassed or intimidated b... (continued)

    2 Comments Read more →
  • Shared Parenting - information on proposed changes to the law - after separation

    30 Aug 11:24

    If you are currently separating from your partner you may have heard about government plans to make changes to the current law by introducing what’s called <strong>‘a ... (continued)

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