Experts from Coram Children's Legal Centre

  • Lisa Handy

    Lisa has worked with many youth charities and organisations, as well as those with Relationships and Sex Education expertise including the Sex Education Forum and Brook Young People’s charity. Lisa leads on Coram Life Education’s new Relationships Education programme for primary schools.

Articles from Coram Children's Legal Centre

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  • Relationships and sex

    When parents split up, they have to agree the contact arrangements for children. The Coram Children's Legal Centre outlines acceptable practice for contact, what to do when things go wrong, and some tips for making contact work for everyone.

  • Relationships and sex

    More than 120,000 families with dependent children separated in 2014. Roughly half of those couples who split were married and the other half were previously cohabiting. Around one third of all children aged 16 and under were not living with both of their birth parents.

     Coram Children’s Legal Centre gives the following definitions of legal terms you may come across in the course of separation or divorce:

  • Relationships and sex

    Residency is the legal term for where children live when their parents have split up. The Coram Children's Legal Centre answers some FAQs about living arrangements, formal and informal.