Region: Greater Brisbane
The Community Family Mediation Service (CFMS) is an initiative of the Pine Rivers Community Legal Service, which is part of Encircle Ltd.
The CFMS provides mediation at no cost to people who are separated and are experiencing significant disadvantage in accessing the legal system. An assessment process takes place to determine suitability and eligibility for mediation.
Mediation services are provided for financial/property settlements for low value financial settlements (small property pools).
The service has Government funding and there is an assessment process.
Pre-intake assessment/referral form attached or call for a telephone assessment.
Free for applicants who meet the criteria.
Mediations are for a maximum of 4 hours and are mediated by Nationally Accredited Mediators.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, Cultural and Linguistic Diversity, Disability, Domestic and Family Violence, Drug, Alcohol and Addictions, Families, Finance, Legal, Mediation/Family Dispute Resolution, Support Services