Australia's Divorce Services Directory
An online service directory for people experiencing divorce or separation. It includes free articles of interest, discussion forums, links to government websites and a growing, national directory of services to assist people.
Anglicare WA Men's Services (Menstime)
MensTime is an Anglicare WA run program for men, funded by the Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs (FaHCSIA), providing relationship counselling, support, referrals and relevant and practical groups for men.
Department of Human Services: Support services for separated families
Separation can be a challenging time for everyone involved and presents a range of emotional, financial and legal issues. Every family is unique and the separation experience is different for everybody. The information in this website is a guide to help families experiencing separation find their way around the Family Law System, better understand their rights and responsibilities following separation and includes information on services available that may help.
Action for Children: Difficult Times
UK-based site with resources (downloadable PDFs) around family separation or bereavement issues.
The Centre for Separated Families (UK)
UK-based charity focused on improving outcomes for anyone affected by separation. The site includes numerous resources, hints and tips for families dealing with separation.
Family Relationships Online
Family Relationships Online is a key component in Government support for building better family relationships. It provides all families (whether together or separated) with access to information about family relationship issues, ranging from building better relationships to dispute resolution. It also allows families to find out about a range of services that can assist them to manage relationship issues, including agreeing on appropriate arrangements for children after parents separate.
Stepfamilies Australia is committed to strengthening stepfamilies. It is a partnership between the Stepfamily Associations of various states and territories. The website contains various useful resources, including tip sheets, information packs, articles and booklists. SA also offer counselling, support groups and other forms of support for stepfamilies.
MENDS is the developer of the breakthrough program Men Exploring New Directional Strategies, a 12 week psycho-educational (practical, adult learning and based on proven psychological principles) program designed to address mens' acute needs in the traumatic period, during or after a significant relationship change.
Men and Family Centre
The Men & Family Centre began through the passion and concern of
many men and women in the Northern Rivers of NSW community. It now
offers a variety of counselling, groups and community development
services to men and their families. People working at and visiting the
centre enjoy a vibrant and respectful environment created by one of the
Centre's central practices "Walk the Talk".
Relationships Australia is community-based, not-for-profit provider of relationship support services for individuals, families and communities. Relationships Australia aims to support all people to achieve positive and respectful relationships regardless of religious belief, age, gender, sexual orientation, lifestyle choice, cultural background or economic circumstances. They offer services nationally that include counselling, family dispute resolution (mediation) and a range of family and community support and education programs.
Northern Territory Government's Department of Children and Family website. Provides NT families with a wealth of information to assist parents with information on understanding and caring for children. The site has a variety of tipsheets on parenting and families, news and events, and a large range of resources specific to the Top End.
The Gay and Married Men's Association NSW is a support group for men who are or have been involved in a long-term heterosexual relationship, and who are coming to terms with their sexual attraction to other men. This group offers support and information to married and bisexual men in New South Wales.
CatholicCare Men's Services
The Men & Family Relationships Program provides counselling, education and group programs for men in the areas of relationship, fathering, separation, family violence and anger regulation.
LifeWorks provides a range of relationship services and programs including couple, individual and family counselling, relationship courses, parenting and pre-marriage programs, family dispute resolution and men's behaviour change programs in Victoria.
Mining Family Matters
Australia's first online mining community. The website contains advice and tips on surviving the challenges of being part of a mining family, including mental and physical health advice, coping with separation and lifestyle and career advice, as well as a chat forum.
Family & Relationship Services Australia
Family Relationship Services Australia (FRSA) is the national peak body for family relationship and support services. FRSA member organisations deliver professional, quality assured family and relationship services across Australia through more than 400 outlets. The website includes a service finder, articles and resources, training and events information and a virtual library.