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Winstanley Mediation welcomes the further £5.4million investment the Government is making into the Family Mediation Voucher Scheme, to provide a brighter future for thousands of families.

On an annual basis, we are audited by the Legal Aid Agency, to ensure that we are meeting the standards required to be able to offer the much-needed Legal Aid services to our clients.

As part of our ongoing commitment to expanding our ability to provide family mediation services we are pleased to announce that as from 28 April 2022 Winstanley Mediation have facilities on the Wirral to offer our clients.

The 6 April 2022 will, in future, be remembered by the legal profession as the day when the ‘biggest shake-up’ in divorce laws came into force.

We are pleased to announce that the Governments ‘Family Mediation Voucher Scheme’ has been extended once again – until when, is unclear but expected to be announced shortly. 

The Separated Parents’ Information Programme is a CAFCASS commissioned scheme which is designed to help parents understand their children and how separation or divorce may be impacting upon them so that parents can make better decisions around their children’s futures.

Today, 8 March 2022, marks the celebration of International Women’s Day. 

From April this year, those who are separating will have the option of being able to divorce based upon the fact of “no fault”.  This is a welcome change and a long overdue one.

‘Grandparents rights’ - a term used by many grandparents when seeking help to establish what legal rights they have when it comes to spending time with their grandchildren. 

This week is Family Mediation Week which is aimed at creating more awareness of the option of mediation for separated families as a way to try and resolve both financial matters and help with child arrangements upon separation.

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Liverpool / Wirral / Merseyside / Chester / Northwest