Divorce in British Columbia
British Columbia Divorce Legal directory providing trusted research & links to Vancouver, Victoria, Surrey, Nanaimo, Burnaby lawyers practicing in Separation, Matrimonial Property, Spousal Maintenance and Family Law.
The government of British Columbia provides useful information online to help individuals and families in BC that are separating or thinking about divorce. The site also covers issues about child custody, guardianship, access and child support. The website covers useful family law topics such as defining separation, getting divorced and the need for a lawyer, and additional resources that are available for couples that are getting divorced or separated . The Legal Services Society in BC has published a booklet that discuss the legal issues surrounding separation and divorce entitled: “Living Together, Living Apart: Common-law relationships, marriage, separation, and divorce” that is available online.
If your family needs help on how to cope with separation and divorce, another source of information in British Columbia is http://www.familieschange.ca/, which contains: a simple guide for children of all ages to learn about divorce or separation; a guide targeted to teens and pre-teens that helps them learn how to deal with a family break up; and a third section that helps parents and professionals guide families through separation and divorce.
If you are looking for legal advice and need a lawyer in BC, go to http://www.canadian-lawyers.ca/cl/Divorce/British-Columbia/browse-by-city.html