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DIVORCE EDUCATION AND COUNSELLING RESOURCES

INFORMATION ON FAMILY LAW
Website of the Office of the Attorney General http://www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca/english/family/
Lots of excellent information about resources and about the law in Canada and Ontario. See also the brochures at http://www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca/english/family/familyla.pdf on What You Should Know about Family Law in Ontario.
See also the Family Law Information Centres listed there. These centres are excellent resources for those who are divorcing with printed material and staff who can speak with you.
The Law Society of Upper Canada which represents all lawyers in Ontario has a Lawyer Referral Service described online at http://www.lsuc.on.ca/public/a/faqs---lawyer-referral-service/

EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS, COUNSELLING AND GROUPS

Families in Transition http://www.fsatoronto.com/programs/families.html
Group programs specifically targeted to issues of divorce adjustment for parents, children and individuals.

Family Services York Region
Counselling programs for individuals, couples and families, as well as group programs specifically targeted to issues of divorce adjustment for parents, children and individuals.
4261 Highway 7, Suite 203
Unionville, Ontario L3R 1L5
Tel: 905-415-9719 www.fsyr.ca

Catholic Community Services York Region
Counselling programs for individuals, couples and families, as well as group programs specifically targeted to issues of divorce adjustment for parents, children and individuals.
7170 Warden Ave., Unit 15
Unionville, Ontario L3R 8B3
Email: markham@ccsyr.org
Tel: 905-415-9537 www.ccsyr.org

Jewish Child and Family Services
Counselling programs for individuals, couples and families, as well as group programs specifically targeted to issues of divorce adjustment for parents, children and individuals.
1 Promenade Circle
Thornhill, ON L4J 4P8, Canada
(905) 882-2331 www.jfcs.org

Divorce Magazine www.divorcemag.com
This magazine has very helpful information and can be subscribed to for free online (as an E-magazine). Print copies are available for free pick-up at places like Metro Stores a few times a year. It comes out of Toronto and Chicago, so local related businesses are also advertised.

MEDIATION SERVICES
Information from the Ministry of the Attorney General on understanding mediation services, for help in resolving disputes in a non-adversarial manner.
http://www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca/english/family/mediation.asp

REFERRAL INFORMATION FOR LAWYERS AND MEDIATORS AVAILABLE ON REQUEST

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