Recorded evidence

Video of evidence given to the APPG at it’s meetings.

Helen Adam: Family Solutions Group.

Helen asks ‘Who is responsible for the welfare of children of separating parents before they enter the Family Court?’ She suggests the need for a triage process and calls for a responsible minister.

Elizabeth Coe, NACCC.

Elizabeth Coe: CEO, National Association of Child Contact Centres. ‘Early intervention and diversion from courts.’
Years of experience have shown her that diverting people from the family court where possible not only saves money, but gives far better outcomes for children.

Philip Marcus: Judge (Ret’d). Jerusalem Family Court.

Philip has experience of both the UK and Israeli systems. He is part of an international team aiming to improve the experience of families who are separating/divorcing when they are struggling to come to an amicable agreement on child contact etc.