Resources

The resources provided are intended to be informative. Vicky M. Ringuette does not review these websites and the opinions are not necessarily those shared by Vicky M. Ringuette. If you have a question about anything you learn on these links, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Adoption

Government of Ontario – How to Adopt a Child

http://www.children.gov.on.ca/htdocs/English/topics/adoption/how/index.aspx 

Child Protection

Government of Ontario – What you should know about child protection court cases

https://www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca/english/about/pubs/child_protection.php

Ontario Association of Children’s Aid Societies

http://www.oacas.org/

The Children’s Aid Society of Hamilton

http://www.hamiltoncas.com/

The Catholic Children’s Aid Society of Hamilton

http://www.hamiltonccas.on.ca/ 

The Children’s Aid Society of Haldimand and Norfolk

http://www.cashn.on.ca/

Brant Family and Children’s Services

http://www.brantfacs.ca/home/

Family and Children’s Services Niagara

http://www.facsniagara.on.ca/

Child Support 

Government of Canada – Department of Justice: FAQ

http://www.justice.gc.ca/eng/pi/fcy-fea/faq/index.html

Government of Canada – Department of Justice: Child Support Online Lookup

http://www.justice.gc.ca/eng/pi/fcy-fea/lib-bib/tool-util/apps/look-rech/index.asp

Collaborative Law

Collaborative Practice Hamilton/Halton
http://www.collabfamlaw.com/

Ontario Collaborative Law Federation

http://www.oclf.ca/

Niagara Collaborative Practice

http://www.collaborativepracticeniagara.com/

Domestic Violence

The Ontario Network of Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence Care and Treatment Centres

http://www.hamiltonhealthsciences.ca/body.cfm?id=281

Hamilton Police Service – Community Resources

https://hamiltonpolice.on.ca/victim-services/community-resources

Family Law in General

Government of Canada

http://www.justice.gc.ca/eng/fl-df/

Government of Ontario

http://www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca/english/family/famlawbro.asp

CLEO: Community Legal Education Ontario

http://www.cleo.on.ca/en/resources-and-publications/pubs?language=en&field_legal_topic_tid_i18n=87

Family Law Information Centre (FLIC)

https://www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca/english/family/infoctr.php

Family Responsibility Office

http://www.mcss.gov.on.ca/en/mcss/programs/familyResponsibility/index.aspx

Fertility and Surrogacy

Government of Ontario – Fertility Services

http://www.health.gov.on.ca/en/public/programs/ivf/

Government of Ontario – Infertility and Assisted Reproduction in Ontario

http://www.children.gov.on.ca/htdocs/English/infertility/report/caretoproceed.aspx

Legal Aid Ontario

http://legalaid.on.ca/en/

Office of the Children’s Lawyer

https://www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca/english/family/ocl/

Parenting

Government of Canada – Department of Justice: Custody and Parenting

http://justice.gc.ca/eng/fl-df/parent/index.html

Government of Canada – The Voice of the Child in Separation / Divorce

http://www.justice.gc.ca/eng/rp-pr/fl-lf/divorce/vcsdm-pvem/ref.html

Government of Ontario – Ministry of the Attorney General: Child Custody and Access

http://www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca/english/family/divorce/custody/ 

Government of Ontario – Where do I stand? A Child’s Legal Guide to Separation and Divorce

http://www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca/english/family/wheredoi.asp

The Parental Planner

http://www.parentalplanner.com/

Family Matters

http://www.familymatterstv.com/

High Conflict Institute

http://www.highconflictinstitute.com/

New Ways for Families

http://www.newways4families.com/

Family Law Pathways Centre

http://www.familylawpathways.com/

Spousal Support 

Government of Canada – Spousal Support Advisory Guidelines

http://www.justice.gc.ca/eng/fl-df/spousal-epoux/ssag-ldfpae.html

Other Resources

Government of Ontario – Attorney General Resource List

http://www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca/english/family/resource_list.asp