Inventory of Government-Based Family Justice Services

Family Justice Centres (British Columbia)

Province/Territory
British Columbia

Type of service
Information & Resource Centres

Services offered
Family Justice Centres are located in 24 communities throughout B.C. They offer a variety of services, though not every service is available in all locations. Please refer to the sections above and below on this Web site for more information on the following Family Justice Centre services:

  • Family Justice Counsellor Dispute Resolution
  • Parenting After Separation
  • Comprehensive Child Support Services
  • Early Assessment
  • Enforcement Outreach
The following Web site provides more information about Family Justice Centres. Click on the “brochure” link:
http://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/life-events/divorce/family-justice/who-can-help/family-justice-counsellors/more-info

Pilot or ongoing service
On going

Department responsible
Family Justice Services Division, Ministry of Attorney General

How to access this service
You may contact this service yourself, or the court registry, a judge, your lawyer, the Family Maintenance Enforcement Program, or a community agency may refer you.

Language(s)
English. Arrangements can also be made for interpreters.

Publications/information
Please click on the “brochure” link on this website to download a brochure about Family Justice Centres:

http://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/life-events/divorce/family-justice/who-can-help/family-justice-counsellors/more-info

Costs
There is no cost for this service.

Governing legislation/legislative authority
Not applicable

Contact person(s)
Please refer to the following Web site for links to up-to-date addresses and telephone numbers: http://www.clicklaw.bc.ca/helpmap/service/1019

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