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In family law, contact, visitation and access are synonym terms that denotes the time that a child spends with the non-custodial parent, according to an agreed or court specified parenting schedule. The visitation term is not used in a shared parenting arrangement where the mother and father have joint physical custody.Unsupervised visitation is the most common type, when the parent may take the child to his or her home or enjoy any outing with the child. In supervised visitation, another adult must be present, and there is sometimes a court order to occur at a predetermined supervised child contact centre. Virtual visitation uses video-conferencing technology to allow contact when a child lives far away from the parent.

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    NSW how to gain visitation after being incarcerated ?

    my partner is currently incarcerated but is hoping to gain some kind of visitation of his children once he gets out, there is a current avo between him and his ex partner (the mother of the kids) just wondering how to go about this ? and who or what organisation to talk to ?
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    QLD Preparing For Court with documentation

    Hi everyone. This is in regards to my partners daughter. She is 2 1/2 and we have been together since she was 3 months old. My partner and the mother were only together for 2 months. We have been battling with her over trying to get visitation with my step daughter this entire time. She is hell...
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    WA Dealing with AVO and Visitation Rights While Overseas?

    Hi all I am happy to have found these forums as I am really in need of some help. For many years, my ex and I did not get along well. She always told me she didn't love me anymore, etc and we lived in different rooms at stages but stayed together for the sake of our two primary school aged...
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    NSW Visitation rights,,,,,,

    So I want visitation of my child, partner Queensland I'm in nsw, we don't talk at all how would this work
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    VIC Post mediation going downhill fast. Advice for dad wanting to see child

    I'm back again following my partner attending mediation. I can copy paste the story so far if need be from my previous posts. Dad requested shuttle mediation and mum declined saying she wouldn't attend unless he went in the room with her just then two. He agreed. He went in very prepared...
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    ACT Wanting to be in Baby Boy's Life - Family Law Opinions?

    Hi all! I am having a difficult time with my baby boy, all I want is to be there for him and to be a father. Hope this helps a bit. I have a 4 month old boy and have only been able to see him once, which was when he was 2 weeks old. I was not there for the birth and have not been put down on...
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    NSW Solicitor Breaching AVO by Encouraging Contact?

    I currently have a no contact AVO taken out by the police against my ex-husband. My two children and I are the protected persons. I am currently in family law court to which the ex is attempting to get visitation rights. His solicitor, although fully aware of the order has been sending me...
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    SA Sibling Visitation Rights in Family Court?

    Hi, I have a 4-year-old brother who I have not seen since he was 10 months old due to separation with my father and his mother. I have tried to arrange visitation but never receive a message back. His mother was abusive before falling pregnant with him. What can I do in family court for...
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    QLD Mum of 3 father moved my kids to Victoria without my consent

    Hi my ex partner and split 9yrs ago and at first I had my children but after some health issues my children ended up with their father which at the time they were only 6mths, 2yrs, 6yrs, 12yrs and 14yrs. My ex was a violent towards me when we we're together and every other kind of abuse you can...
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    QLD Father being denied access to Daughter

    Hi, I am hoping someone can help our son situation before it get out of hand. His wife kicked him out just over a month ago with nothing because she had met someone new who quote " told her all the things she wanted to hear." There are 3 children involved including his 18 month old daughter...