Separation and divorce

Separation is when you and your partner stop living together as a couple. It is usually the beginning of a process that ends the relationship. For married couples, a divorce marks the legal end of your marriage to each other after you have separated.

These pages have information about separation and divorce.

When Separating

Videos, information, resources and referrals for couples and families going through separation or divorce.


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