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    WA What if Ex with Criminal Record Applies for Recovery Order?

    About 4 years ago, my ex became addicted to drugs, was convicted and sentenced to jail for dealing meth etc. Prior to jail he was abusive, unpredictable, threatening, etc. He forced us out of our home and we had to leave with nothing. Due to threats I had an interim DVO taken out that covered me...
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    NSW Ex-partner Repeatedly Threatening to Contact My Girlfriend - Restraining Order?

    Morning everyone, let me explain. My ex lives approx. 2 hours away from me and we have been co-parenting as per a private legal agreement. I have 2 children, 13 & 11 years old and she has her own older son who is 25 years of age. I was caring for the kids at our house which I've agreed to give...
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    QLD Issues with Child Care for Child with Autism - Help?

    Hi all, Looking to pick a few brains. As of next weekend, my partner's child will be in our care from Friday 5pm until Monday 5pm. The child is currently enrolled in a child care and is booked to attend this day. My partner starts work at 6am and the child care opens at 6.30am and so we had...
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    NSW Relocating Overseas for Work with Child with Autism?

    I have a 7-year-old son with autism and global delay. His father hasn't seen him since he was 1. I am wanting to take up a teaching contract overseas. The contract includes free education at an international school for my son. I contacted his father who promptly said no, much to my shock. Is...
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    QLD Unfair Notice Issued by Employer - Discrimination?

    Hi, I have been working for a medium-sized company for the last 8 months. I have passed the probation period and had no issues. I have recently been called into the office with the owner and had points put forward that i have 2 weeks to remedy. I have not yet spoken to Fair Work Australia yet...
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    QLD Variation to Parenting Order in Family Court?

    I had a parenting order made stamped and sealed in family court when my son was 3. He is now 12. The parenting order was for every 2nd weekend and the usual special day split. His mother and I have got along well since the court day to the point where I had him every weekend. I round trip drove...
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    WA False Accusation of Bullying

    I am a 27 year old female with autism (aspergers). I am the youngest member of our team. I guess my job title would be "account manager" Our receptionist is a couple of years older than me and has been working for the company for 3 months. February is my biggest month at my work. Our...
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    QLD Fair Property Settlement with Disabled Child Involved?

    Hello, Firstly thank you for reading and any responses. I have searched the Internet completely and cannot come up with anything on the topic of property settlement and caring for a disabled child for life, so your replies will be helping many others in my situation when they Google here for...
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    TAS What Can I Do About Abusive Neighbours?

    I am constantly abused verbally by my neighbours and their children. My granddaughters, who are only 4 & 7, have been frightened by their children, specifically been told they couldn't play at "their" park and if they did they would hurt them. I have been assaulted by the father of the family...
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    VIC Father of Australian Child with Autism - Apply for Carer Visa?

    I am a British citizen (40) living in the UK, and father of a 5-year-old Australian son, who has been diagnosed with Autism. He is my only child and lives with his mother in Melbourne. His mother and I are separated. Is it possible for me to get a Carer Visa on the basis that his Autism will...