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Download our Separation Checklist to help you make sense of what you need to do next (and to receive further updates and useful information).

Check back regularly as resources will continue to be added.

You can also:

Useful links and resources for separating families:

Department of Human Services for separated parents – find payments and services, apply for child support online, child support assessment information and online guides about child support, family payments and assistance, family and domestic violence

See also Centrelink and Child Support pages

ASIC Money Smart Guide – divorce and separation tools and checklists including first steps when you separate and divorce/separation financial checklist

PENDA App  – A free app for women experiencing financial abuse

South Australia’s Domestic Violence Disclosure Scheme – an avenue for a person who may be at risk of domestic violence to get information about their partner (or former partner) to help make decisions about their safety and the future of the relationship

Family Relationships Online – Australian Government resource with Information on family law services including types of help – counselling, family mediation and dispute resolution, legal advice, financial advice and downloadable resources

Family Relationships Advice line – 1800 058 321

Family Relationships information booklets:

It’s for the Kids

Children and separation  

Parenting orders handbook

Questions and Answers About Separation for Children 

Supporting Children after Separation Program

Legal Services Commission of South Australia Law Handbook – family relationships information

Family law courts information and publications – Federal Circuit Court of Australia and Family Court of Australia 

Useful links for Family Enterprise:

South Australian Government’s Business Support ServicesResources on starting, running, protecting and leaving your business, plus workshops, grants and support services 

Australian Government support for businesses in Australia 

Legal Services Commission of South Australia Law Handbook – business information

Local area services including:

Town of Gawler’s business support and including the fantastic facilities at the Gawler Civic Centre, including Business Innovation Hub
 
 
The Southern Business Mentoring Program for City of Holdfast Bay and City of Marion