Canadian Divorce Resources

The following links are provided to assist you throughout your divorce process. If the links to any of the following websites become outdated, or if there is a website you think might be helpful to others, please contact us.

Divorce Planning Service

Broken Link Divorce Planning – Divorcing With INTEGRITY
www.brokenlink.ca

Broken Link Divorce News
www.brokenlink.ca/divorcenews

Marriage Certificate Applications

Untie The Knot Divorce Service – Marriage Certificate Applications
http://www.untietheknot.ca/marriage-certificate-applications/

Federal Government Links

Canadian Divorce Act
http://www.untietheknot.ca/resources/canadian-divorce-act/

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

Canada Pension Plan (CPP) – Credit Splitting Upon Divorce or Separation
http://www.hrsdc.gc.ca/eng/isp/pub/factsheets/credit.shtml

Alberta

Alberta Maintenance Enforcement Program
http://www.justice.gov.ab.ca/mep/

Family Law Information Centre
http://www.albertacourts.ab.ca/familylaw/index.htm

Lawyer Referral Service
http://www.lawsociety.ab.ca/public/lawyer_referral.aspx

British Columbia

British Columbia Family Maintenance Enforcement Program
http://www.fmep.gov.bc.ca/

Family Justice Services
http://www.ag.gov.bc.ca/family-justice/

Lawyer Referral Service
http://www.cba.org/BC/Public_Media/main/lawyer_referral.aspx

Manitoba

Maintenance Enforcement Program
http://www.gov.mb.ca/justice/family/mep/index.html

Family Justice
http://www.gov.mb.ca/justice/family/law/index.html

Law Phone-in and Lawyer Referral Program
http://www.communitylegal.mb.ca/programs-law_phone.htm

New Brunswick

Family Support Orders Service
http://app.infoaa.7700.gnb.ca/gnb/Pub/EServices/ListServiceDetails.asp?ServiceID1=15316&ReportType1=All

New Brunswick does not have a lawyer referral service. To find a lawyer in New Brunswick, please look under “lawyers” in the yellow pages of your telephone book.

Newfoundland & Labrador

Support Enforcement Division
http://www.justice.gov.nl.ca/just/department/branches/division/division_support_enforcement.html

Family Justice Services (FJS)
http://www.hrle.gov.nl.ca/hrle/income-support/fjs.html

Lawyer Referral Service
http://www.publiclegalinfo.com/services.html

Northwest Territories

Northwest Territories Maintenance Enforcement
http://www.justice.gov.nt.ca/mep/

Family Law Information
http://www.justice.gov.nt.ca/FamilyLaw/index.shtml

Lawyer Referral Service
http://www.lawsociety.nt.ca/public/lawyer_referral_service.html

Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia Maintenance Enforcement Program
http://www.gov.ns.ca/just/mep/

Nova Scotia Family Law Information Centre
http://www.gov.ns.ca/just/flic/

Lawyer Referral Service
http://www.legalinfo.org/general-content/general-content/lawyer-referral.html

Nunavut

Family Support Office – (867) 975-6129
Lawyer Referral – Contact the Law Society of Nunavut at (867) 979-2330 or by email at lawsociety@qiniq.com

Ontario

Family Responsibility Office
http://www.mcss.gov.on.ca/mcss/english/pillars/familyResponsibility/index.htm

Family Law Resources
http://www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca/english/justice-ont/family_law.asp

Lawyer Referral Service
http://www.lsuc.on.ca/public/a/faqs—lawyer-referral-service/

Prince Edward Island

Maintenance Enforcement Program
https://eservices.gov.pe.ca/meps/index.jsp

Family Law Centre
http://www.gov.pe.ca/infopei/index.php3?number=79984

Lawyer Referral Service
http://www.cliapei.ca/content/page/programs_lrs

Quebec

Support-payment Collection Program
http://www.revenu.gouv.qc.ca/en/citoyen/pens_alim/programme/default.aspx

Separation and Divorce Information
http://www.separation-divorce.info.gouv.qc.ca/en/index.asp

Lawyer Referral Services
http://www.barreau.qc.ca/public/trouver-avocat/reference/index.html?Langue=en

Saskatchewan

Maintenance Enforcement Office
http://www.justice.gov.sk.ca/maintenance-enforcement

Family Law Information and Support Variation Project
http://www.justice.gov.sk.ca/Family-Law-Information

Parent Education Unit
http://www.justice.gov.sk.ca/parental-education

Saskatchewan does not have a lawyer referral service. To find a lawyer in Saskatchewan, please look under “lawyers” in the yellow pages of your telephone book

Yukon

Maintenance Enforcement Program (MEP)
http://www.yukonmep.ca/

Family Justice Matters
http://www.justice.gov.yk.ca/prog/cor/vs/famjust.html

Lawyer Referral Service
http://www.lawsocietyyukon.com/referral.php

Resources for Parents and Children

The Supporting Families Experiencing Seperation and Divorce Initiative.
http://www.justice.gc.ca/eng/pi/fcy-fea/

Parenting After Separation and Divorce. Because life goes on…Helping children and youth live with separation and divorce
http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/publicat/mh-sm/divorce/5-eng.php

Kids help phone. Ask a counsellor a question, express yourself, or get informed.
http://www.kidshelpphone.ca/

Canada’s Parenting Community
http://www.canadianparents.com/

Children And Family Break-up: How to help children cope with the separation or divorce of their parents.
http://www.cmha.ca/bins/content_page.asp?cid=2-29-67&lang=1

Additional Resources

Birth, Marriage & Death Certificates (Canada only). Provides an easy and secure way to obtain your vital documents.
www.vitalcertificates.ca

Divorce Certificates (Canada only). If you have been divorced and require just your Divorce Certificate (proof of divorce), this is the site to go to.
www.divorcecertificates.ca

The Fairway Process™ works for both conflicted and amicable couples and our mediation model focuses on saving your assets, not destroying them.
www.fairwaydivorce.com

An online Divorce Recovery Program to Cope with Divorce and yes, recover your life.
www.movingonafterdivorce.com

A peer-based counselling/support and networking service for women undergoing transition due to separation and divorce.
www.womandivorcesupport.com

Specializing in divorce & separation for Quebec.
www.montrealdivorcelawyers.org