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Tag: child

Child maintenance is available through the Child Maintenance Service (“CMS”) (formally Child Support Agency) for children who are either under 16 years old, under 20 years old and in full time education or under 20 years old and living with a parent …

Statistics from the Ministry of Justice show that the number of applications for child arrangements orders made by grandparents has increased from 1,617 in 2014 to almost 2,000 in 2016. In addition, between January and June last year there were more …

Child Contact Centres

A contact centre is a safe and friendly environment for children to spend time with a parent(s) or other family members in circumstances where families have separated. The centre will provide facilities to ensure children of al…

Post-separation family holiday - what you need to consider

If you have recently separated from your partner who also has parental responsibility for the children, you may find your ex-partner refusing to allow you to take the children on holiday out…

Types of surrogacy

There are two types of surrogacy’s including partial and traditional surrogacy.

Partial surrogacy involves the surrogate mother’s egg. The commissioning father will donate his sperm in a partial surrogacy and therefore be genetic…

Things to consider first.

As you near the end of your maternity leave questions begin to surface regarding the care of the child. For some, it may be possible financially for one parent to not return to work, instead giving up their career to look a…