Family Court and Beyond

Luke's Place has prepared Family Court and Beyond, for women who are leaving abusive relationships and are involved in family court processes. It covers many topics, including:

  • Safety planning
  • Common legal issues, such as custody and access
  • Working with lawyers
  • The court process
  • Court-related services and agencies
  • After court is over

The complete Survival Workbook and the Family Law Organizer can be downloaded from the site. Many individual worksheets are provided on specific webpages, including:

  • Tips on managing a legal bully
  • A gathering evidence checklist
  • Post-separation communication do's and don'ts

This resource is also available in French.