Putting children and young people first in the family courts

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Information for children, including stories from children we've worked with. 

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Information and resources for adults, including professionals. 

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Information for teenagers, including videos and other resources. 

Have you received a letter from Cafcass?

Click on the link below to find out more about what might happen next in your case, depending on what the court has asked Cafcass to do.

Received a letter from Cafcass

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Leaflets and resources

Our leaflets are designed to provide information to our service users and inform our stakeholders.

There are a number of factsheets for adults about the different types of cases that we work on. There is also information for children explaining who we are and what we do.

Professionals can use our resources to work with children whose families are in the family courts.


Leaflets and resources

See what children & young people have to say about Cafcass  

We also have two videos for grown-ups to help them understand the work we might be asked to do by the court in divorce and separation cases.

Click here to learn about our work in private law

What happens when you get a letter from Cafcass?

Who are we?

Cafcass looks after the interests of children involved in family proceedings. We work with children and their families, and then advise the courts on what we consider to be in the best interests of individual children.

Read more about Cafcass                                                                                                                                                                        

Separating and want a tool to help you work out arrangements for your children?

The Parenting Plan will help.                         

Read the Parenting Plan here

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