We guide client individuals & families through the rough waters of conflict resolution, without going to court.
We Handle your Emotional Issues, Resolve any Legal Issues, Manage your Financial Issues
At Peacemakers For Families we are at the cutting edge of Alternative Dispute Resolution:
INDIVIDUAL, COUPLE & FAMILY THERAPY
We start with where YOU are at. There are lots of things on your mind. You may be feeling anxious, confused, guilty, and have no idea of the way forward.
Counselling for you, your partner, or your kids can help work through this confusion and we, together, shall discover a path through the chaos.
The issues could involve lots of people.
Adult brothers and sisters as well as parents, and across generations. Family meetings can be set up where we can help facilitate conversation to open up communication and start problem solving.
SEPARATION & DIVORCE
We know that relationship discord exists. We know that sadly too often, children are caught in the crossfire.
Our business is to provide kinder divorces. Where the thought of ending a marriage, or a committed relationship, does not bring the dread of conflict, or threat of court. We wish for resilient families post separation.
We want the children of divorce today to be the strong leaders of tomorrow.
Peacemakers for Families provides specialist expertise in separation and divorce. Peacemakers for Families is a centre of excellence. We are a single site, where couples find a safe place to work through all their issues. Where they can reach a settlement that meets their goals for themselves and their family.
They learn how to separate, together, not drive each other apart.
We offer an Interdisciplinary Team of experts in the field – family lawyers, family consultant, child specialist, and financial consultant, who assist the couple manage the storms of separation but keep the family boat afloat.
The Peacemakers for Families team includes specialists relevant to each situation and their role can include mediation, collaboration, counseling, parent co-ordination, parenting plans, financial, and legal advice. All the issues relating to separation and divorce can be addressed at our one location.
CRITICAL HEALTH EVENTS
The shock of sudden illness, difficult diagnoses, or ongoing management of chronic illness, can create dissension within families. The grieving associated with such circumstances can be very complex. The Peacemakers for Families team, family members and relevant medical specialists, can work together with the individual, to reach resolution of any conflict , and seek a deeper peace.
PRE NUPTIAL AGREEMENTS
'Pre-Nups' or Financial Agreements, are increasingly popular with all age groups of couples entering a new relationship. They are of interest in particular with older clients entering new relationships where assets have accumulated from the past, or for estate planning
FAMILY BUSINESS DISPUTES
Family members in business together have disputes which can range from organizational structure, role definition and responsibility, through to succession planning with the retirement or death of the founder. Financial, legal, as well as relationship issues, can become intertwined, making the involvement of an Interdisciplinary Team indispensable for meaningful conflict resolution.
WILLS & ESTATES
Whether estate planning occurs prior to, or following the loss of a loved one, family members are not always able to agree on outcomes. Financial and legal issues often have emotional implications for relationships in families. Our Peacemakers for Families teams can assist.
AGING & ELDER CARE
Decision making with respect to such issues as residency, treatment, financial planning and wills and estates with, or on behalf of, elderly or infirm parents, can create disputes among siblings. Our Peacemakers for Families teams can assist families work through the issues and create an agreed plan
A Comprehensive List of Services Can Help You:
Fast Track no court settlement,
Collaborative Team Practice,
Judicial consultative brief mediation,
Individual, couple, family, teen and child counselling,
Legal advice and
Drafting of relevant legal documents.