CLS Direct - Home Page

Site Map | Feedback | કી શૉર્ટકટ્સ | મદદ   
 
 

24 Family Mediation

pdf icon

Download Family Mediation (PDF File, 216kb)


1. Introduction

2. What is mediation?

3. Who can use mediation?

4. What can I use mediation for?

5. When can I use mediation?

6. How is mediation different from counselling?

7. What happens in mediation?

8. How much does mediation cost?

9. How do I find a mediator?

10. Further Help

The Community Legal Service

The Community Legal Service has been set up to help you find the right legal information and advice to solve your problems.

You can get help through a national network of organisations including Citizens Advice Bureaux, Law Centres, many independent advice centres and thousands of high street solicitors. All of these services meet quality standards set by the Legal Services Commission, look for the Community Legal Service logo:

Community Legal Service logo

Many of the organisations offer some or all of the their services for free. If you cannot afford to pay for advice you may be eligible for financial support through the Community Legal Service Fund (Legal Aid). You can order leaflets about funding from the LSC Leaflet line on 0845 3000 343.

You can use the Directory on the CLS Direct website http://www.clsdirect.uk/ to find details of quality assured advice providers.

The Legal Services Commission (LSC)

The Community Legal Service and the Community Legal Service Fund are managed by the Legal Services Commission.  To find out more about us visit our website at http://www.legalservices.gov.uk/ or find the details for your local Legal Services Commission office in the phone book. 

More about the CLS Quality Mark

 Click here to read more about the CLS Quality Mark

Use the CLS Directory

 Click here to go to the CLS Directory

Return to the CLS Direct Home Page

 Click here to go to the CLS Direct Home Page

There is no organisation that all mediators belong to. To find a mediator in your area, contact the following orgainsations.



Family Mediation Telephone Helpline
phone: 0845 60 26 627

Accompanying leaflets are also available.


The website of the Family Mediation Telephone Helpline

 The website of the Family Mediation Telephone Helpline




Academy of Experts
phone: 020 7430 0333


The website of the Academy of Experts

 The website of the Academy of Experts




ADR Group
phone: 0808 200 0033


The website of the ADR Group

 The website of the ADR Group




Family Mediators' Association
phone: 0808 200 0033


The website of the Family Mediators' Association

 The website of the Family Mediators' Association




The Law Society
phone: 020 7242 1222


The website of The Law Society

 The website of The Law Society




National Family Mediation
phone: 01392 271610


The website of National Family Mediation

 The website of National Family Mediation




Resolution
phone: 01689 850227


The website of Resolution

 The website of the Solicitors Family Law Association




UK College of Family Mediators
phone: 0117 914 7223


The website of the UK College of Family Mediators

 The website of the UK College of Family Mediators




If you need help or advice because your partner is violent towards you or your children, contact the following organisations.

Freephone 24 hour National Domestic Violence Helpline run in partnership between Women's Aid and Refuge
phone: 0808 2000 247


Women's Aid


The website of Women's Aid

 The website of Women's Aid


Refuge


The website of Refuge

 The website of Refuge


 


11. About this leaflet







This leaflet is published by the Legal Services Commission (LSC). It was written in association with the UK College of Family Mediators.

Leaflet Version: May 2019




go to top of page

CLS Legal Info Leaflets



Find a local Advisor


Enter your postcode or town to find a local advisor.

 
CLS Legal Information Leaflets Legal Factsheets CLS Fund & Charges Legal Aid Calculator Other Links Using Advice Search Topics Using the Directory Nationals & Helplines Categories of Law Charges Complaints News Quality Mark Information for Providers