It can be hard to know what to tell your children after separation – whether you get on well with their other parent or not.
We have compiled some resources we hope will assist you – and your children – through this time.
Primary school aged children
There are some great Sesame Street short videos with Abby Cadaby explaining Divorce and talking about some of the things young children worry about (e.g.: is it my fault?)
Whilst not specific to separation, Headspace may help your teenager deal with the myriad of issues they face.
Kids Helpline can assist younger children.
If a Family Report is to be prepared in your case and/or you have been ordered to attend a Family Consultant, these videos help explain to your kids what to expect
Kids often have a lot of questions when their parents have a family law case.
These links may answer some of them:
Has an Independent Children’s Lawyer been apppointed? Make sure your children know what that actually means
Books and websites about post-separation parenting: