What does Cafcass do?

The Children and Family Court Advisory and Support Service (Cafcass) advises the court in contested family cases in English courts. If you make an application to the court for a child arrangements order, the court will ask Cafcass to get involved and it will do the following: Undertake police and local authority checks against you

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What is a non-molestation order?

You can apply for a non-molestation order to prevent a person, who is called the Respondent, from molesting you or a relevant child. Non-molestation orders are often used to protect a person from violence, harassment and threats. You can usually apply for a non-molestation order against someone who is “associated” with you. This will apply