Separation and divorce have a profound impact on families. The stress can be overwhelming as parents struggle to take care of the emotional and financial needs of their children and themselves.
FamiliesChange.ca is an acclaimed online resource that provides age-appropriate information for Parents, Teens, and Kids who are going through a family break up. The site includes animation, text, videos, activities, worksheets, tips and an online game to help families and youth better cope with separation or divorce.
The Parent Guide to Separation and Divorce provides information on dealing with change, feelings and emotions, telling the children, and child support.
The Parent Guide helps parents guide their children through separation and divorce, and calculate a child support amount to cover the costs of raising their children. It provides information to help you to:
The child support section of the guide will help parents make an agreement about child support without going to court. It answers questions about who pays for child support and how to calculate child support. The Parent Guide also deals with different parenting arrangements, special and extraordinary expenses, getting help, and more…
Last reviewed: March 2016
IMPORTANT: This page provides legal information, not legal advice. If you need legal advice consult a lawyer.
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