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For the Sake of the Children is a free information program for separated parents designed to help them understand the legal and emotional repercussions of a separation and to cope with the separation so that they may help their children adjust. While particularly beneficial to separated parents, "For the Sake of the Children" may also be of benefit to other individuals.

For the Sake of the Children teaches ways to reduce conflict between the parents and relieve separation-related stress. It focuses on helping parents help their children. It is a six-hour program divided in two three-hour sessions conducted by professionals knowledgeable in separation and divorce issues. The registered parents attend separate sessions.

The program is offered in both French and English and is given at thirteen locations throughout New Brunswick:

  • Bathurst
  • Campbellton
  • Caraquet
  • Edmundston
  • Fredericton
  • Grand Falls
  • Miramichi
  • Moncton
  • Saint John
  • Shediac
  • St. Stephen
  • Sussex
  • Woodstock

To register for a session, call toll-free at 1-888-281-8081.