Durham offers resources that public and private institutions offer to assist single parent families and those going through a divorce. These organisations provide invaluable support in areas such as housing, job training, budgeting, parenting classes, educational opportunities and more. If a family is struggling to adjust to different dynamics of post-divorce life, there are numerous resources available for them to access free of charge. Other public and private entities provide services such as psychological counselling and legal advice to ensure that all members of the family have their needs met.
In addition, these resources could even lead to improved communication and understanding within the family unit. Through resources available in Durham, single parents and those going through a divorce can take comfort in knowing that they have many outlets provided by public institutions to assist them during their transition period.
Durham’s official parent carer forum and a group of parent carers volunteers who work with professionals to influence and improve services to children and young people (0-25 years) with special educational needs and disabilities in County Durham.
“The program will review and explore basic parenting skills, the top 10 parenting skills, explore living skills vs life skills and how they relate to parenting, explore the gift of discipline and so much more.
Participants will receive great resources, a certificate of completion, a self-care kit, and support from an instructor with 10 years of experience working with children”.
Qwell offers free, safe and anonymous mental wellbeing support for adults across the UK. There a variety of anonymous support options to meet your needs including on-line messaging, booked and drop-in chat, therapeutic content, community support and personal development tools.
Stowe Family Law’s Durham office can be found in Durham Workspace on Abbey Road, north of Durham and easily accessible from the A167 by car. Plenty of parking can be found outside the office in the private car park.
If you are going through a troubling and stressful divorce, talk to our family law lawyers in Durham for advice, support and expertise. Our family law lawyers Durham will be here to listen and help, whether you are tackling civil partnership dissolution or you are organising financial and children arrangements.
Chris is the Managing Partner at Stowe Family Law's Harrogate, Beverley and York offices.
Sharp, knowledgeable and determined with a no-nonsense approach, Chris combines legal expertise of matrimonial finance and divorce with empathy to ensure clients trust in him and know they are in safe hands and supported.