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Parenting After Separation: A Handbook for Parents

This handbook was developed by the Justice Education Society and is available free on and the Ministry of Justice website. This guide for separating parents focuses on meeting the needs of the children through development of a parenting plan and positive communications.

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Justice Education Society of BC and BC Ministry of Attorney General
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last reviewed
January 2013 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.

Also available in:

Chinese (traditional) (PDF)
French (PDF)
Punjabi (PDF)

resource type
manuals & books
Parenting After Separation program, dealing with family breakup, helping children & teens cope, parenting plan, divorce, separation