A support service for families going through the family court system is urgently appealing for lawyers to help victims of domestic abuse after receiving a growing number of calls during the Covid-19 lockdown.
OnlyMums & OnlyDads provides a free live-chat facility and email exchange service to parents, and has a national family law panel of mediators and solicitors that supports the group’s work. However, co-director Bob Grieg said an increasing number of parents, mostly mothers, have been contacting the service with domestic abuse concerns. As a result, the charity is appealing for lawyers to offer a free 20-minute telephone service.
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