Family Law: Legal Help
There are different ways to work through your family law issues. This booklet tells you about some ways you can:
• get free legal information and advice
• work with your partner to make an agreement
• find a lawyer
• get help if you cannot afford a lawyer
• get help if you have experienced family violence
This publication looks at spousal support for married or common-law partners who are divorcing or separating, including the factors that affect whether spousal support must be paid, in what amount, and for how long. It also contains information about spouses who are on social assistance, and how to enforce payment of support. It closes with detailed information on where to find legal assistance.