Family Mediation and Information Services

We promote the well-being of children and families undergoing separation and divorce as many people find the court system an intense and expensive method of formalizing a separation and/or divorce. Accessing Family Mediation and Information Services can provide effective alternatives to the traditional approach — aiming to lower the amount of stress usually associated with the dissolution of a relationship.

What is Family Mediation?

“A cooperative problem-solving process in which a qualified and impartial neutral third party, the mediator, assists mediation participants to resolve their family disputes by mutual agreement”
Mediation helps people solve family problems together. It is a cost-effective and flexible alternative with the goal of achieving the best possible outcome for all involved in family break down, separation and divorce. We can help you resolve custody or access Issues, financial support considerations, property division and assist with developing equitable Parenting Plans.

How do I access the service?

For more information on York Hills Family Mediation and Information Services contact the Family Law Information Centre (FLIC) for a free consultation.

Newmarket Family Court

50 Eagle Street West, Newmarket ON
T: 905-853-4816
E: irc@yorkhills.ca

Please note that this office is operated as a walk-in centre. Service is provided on a first come, first serve basis.

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