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Family Law Information Resource Center

This website is designed to provide direct, candid, and useful information for people who face issues related to family law (divorce, separation, child custody, child access, child support spousal support, property division, marriage and common law relationships), child protection law (cases involving children’s aid societies), education law and children’s rights.

Below are the links to that information (This information is provided as general Ontario Family Law legal information and is not legal advice. You should contact a lawyer to get legal advice!)




The popular blog on family law, marriage, divorce, child protection and all related issues - based on questions and answers for real people.

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