Here at Ward and Rider Solicitors we look to support our clients throughout the legal process, whether that be directly or by putting them in touch with relevant charities, groups and support services . Take a look at the links below to find useful guidance and counselling services to help you through family law proceedings.

National Family Mediation Service
Family Mediation is for family members who are experiencing or have experienced a relationship breakdown, providing support for parents who have issues surrounding children and also grandparents.

RELATE (Family Counselling)
Relate offers advice, relationship counselling, sex therapy, workshops, mediation, consultations and support face-to-face, by phone and through their website.

Children & Family Court Advisory Support Service (CAFCASS)
Cafcass looks after the interests of children involved in family proceedings working with them and their families and advising the courts on what they consider is in the best interests of individual children.

Ward&Rider are members of Resolution (formerly known as the Solicitors Family Law Association (SFLA)) who encourage solutions that consider the needs of the whole family – and in particular the best interests of children.