The first draft of Heidi Allen’s Bill to re-introduce Asset and Lifestyle variations into the UK Child Maintenance legislation was released last week.
Opinions of the Voice of the Child and other contributors on research completed or required into aspects of Family Law and the impact on children
The dictionary defines the word hypocrite as follows: Hypocrite noun 1. a person who pretends to have virtues, moral or religious beliefs, principles, etc., that he or she does not actually possess, especially a...
Heidi Allen gave what on the face of it looked like a convincing speech in support of her 10 minute Bill. However, looking at the detail reveals some shocking errors and omissions in the “facts” presented to Parliament.
We investigate the history behind the man running the Financial Investigations Unit; Barry Porter
Heidi Allen is continuing her misguided crusade against parents and children with a 10 minute Bill being held in the House of Commons on November 28th.
You need to understand the history behind her actions and their potential implications. Get your MP involved and make your voice heard in joining us for a wholesale reform of the Child Maintenance Legislation in the UK.
Policy Decisions at the CMS play a role in how the DWP/CMS enact the legislation passed by Parliament. Who is responsible for the policy?
The Government claims that arrears collection is a priority for the Child Maintenance Group. We have a look at some of the new activities and strategies that the CMS use to collect arrears.
The results are in for our first annual CMS survey and the Child Maintenance Service hasn’t fared well at all…
The CMS is run by a man called Tom McCormack, he’s paid handsomely whilst presiding over slipping standards and a badly run department. He must go.
It is always interesting to see the approach of MP’s and the Work and Pensions Committee when it comes to looking at the systems that are in place for supporting children.
Internal Relocation – An alienating strategy Upon the breakdown of a parental relationship it is seemingly not uncommon for one party to attempt to place distance between themselves and their former partner/spouse. When this...
All children are taught to share and all children have an innate sense of what this fairness looks and feels like
Letter sent to one of our local MPs to raise awareness of Parental Alienation and Cafcass’ lack of training with a request to rase this with Ministry of Justice
Letter sent to Unison, one of the main unions for Cafcass FCAs, raising the issue of lack of graining and reliance by Cafcass on individual FCA’s professional judgement
In July 2017 Cafcass published a draft version of their new Operating Framework for consultation. They did not notify anyone and only allowed a small window for feedback.
The Shadow Secretary for Children and Families raised a question in the House of Commons to the Secretary of State for Justice on interviewing guidelines for witnesses in Family Law cases.