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CFFM is a specialist not for profit family mediation service with experienced highly trained staff who have experience in children, finance/property and the legal system.

We offer face to face and online mediation services across the North West.

Our trained mediators provide you with the tools to untangle all the strands around family breakdown, find new ways of communicating and most importantly help parents to help their children make the necessary adjustments to family life.

Mediation is usually less than half the cost and twice as quick as using a solicitor for everything. 

  • Not for profit
  • Fully Impartial
  • Child centred
  • Face to face
  • Alternative to court
  • Experienced mediators
  • First consultation FREE
  • Online mediation
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What is Mediation?

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What people say about Mediation…

I was worried about costs but the voucher was a great help and we sorted everything in 2 sessions.

From Ben who was not seeing his children

I was worried  it would feel strange seeing each other on a  screen but  the mediator made us feel relaxed and we soon got used to the video session and sorted out our finances and child arrangements quite quickly. I work part of the week in London so finding time to travel to meetings would have been hard.

From Alex who was worried he would lose everything when he got divorced

Virtual mediation 2

The children First Family Mediation team have been very helpful, supportive, informative and tactful when dealing with co-parenting issues. I used the service on two separate occasions and it was extremely helpful to have the same mediator take on my caseload the second time, as I had already built a good rapport with Liz. Mediation was the perfect platform to discuss difficult/life changing decisions in a controlled environment, and I would highly recommend this service to anyone. (CR – January 2022)