A well respected, award winning social enterprise
Volunteer run - Government and charity funded
We help 50,000 people a year through divorce
We make sure parents who live apart from their children contribute financially to their upkeep by paying child maintenance.
CAFCASS was set up on 1st April 2001 under the provisions of the Criminal Justice and Court Services Act which brought together the family court services previously provided by the Family Court Welfare Service, the Guardian ad Litem Service and the Children’s Division of the Official Solicitor’s Office.
We are a non-departmental public body sponsored by the Ministry for Justice. We work within the strategic objectives agreed by our sponsor department and contribute to wider government objectives relating to children.
Her Majesty's Courts Service (HMCS) is an executive agency of the Ministry of Justice (MoJ). Our remit is to deliver justice effectively and efficiently to the public.
Entitledto has unique experience in helping people find out about entitlements online. We provide a free web-based calculator to help people work out their entitlement to benefits and tax credits. Our public calculator www.entitledto.co.uk performs over 1 million calculations a year.
One Parent Families|Gingerbread is the leading national charity working to help the UK's 1.9 million lone parents and their children. We believe in a fairer society for all families, in which people bringing up children on their own are recognised for their positive contributions and where they and their families can thrive and enjoy equal opportunities financially and socially.
The Adviceguide website is the main public information service of Citizens Advice, providing people with round-the-clock access to CAB information on their rights - including benefits, housing and employment, and on debt, consumer and legal issues.
We aim to empower people by providing them with the information they need to solve their own problems and to signpost them to appropriate advice when necessary. Adviceguide helps you to have a better understanding of your rights and entitlements, and also to take the first steps in resolving your problems.
Are you feeling lonely or depressed? Is life getting you down? Want to know more about depression, or how you can cope? Mood Memos can help.
Mood Memos are emails with information and advice to help improve your mood. We are researching whether they help improve mild symptoms of depression, and need your help!