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what is CoParenting? 

The principle of coparenting states that a child always has the right to maintain a stable relationship and contact with both parents, even if they are separated or divorced, unless there is a recognized need to separate him/her from one or both parents.

This right is based on the premise that parents are committed to the best interest of their children - not necessarily that of the other parent. A commitment to the best interest of the children may never be threatened by the paren...
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CoParenting Workshops

CoParenting Workshops are presented nationally on set monthy dates per city. The main purpose of the workshops is to educate parents and grandparents, pre-, during-, or post divorce/separation.  Divorce can be a very costly and time-consuming process – it should not be.
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How to calculate maintenance?
Loaded on 2014-10-30
In order to claim for maintenance, you must first determine the reasonable needs of the child on a monthly basis. There is no hard and fast rule, but generally the child's share of the common expenses in the household is determined by allocating one-part per child and t...
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During Divorce

The Psychological Stages of Divorce
Loaded on 2013-05-20
Marriages are very difficult to end and everyone goes through a period of emotional transition, which can be described as a series of stages. Over the years, my work with separating and divorcing couples has shown five distinct emotional stages that comprise the divorce...
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How Can I Encourage My Ex to Be More Involved With Our Kids?
Loaded on 2014-10-28
Now that we live apart, I want my ex to stay involved with our kids. How can I encourage him to be more active in their lives?...
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Good Enough Parenting

20 Lies Divorced People Tell Themselves
Loaded on 2014-10-27
Part of coping with divorce is sometimes telling ourselves things that will soothe our pain and anxiety, ease our fears and make us feel better about our situation, our decisions and our actions. Some self-talk is positive and will truly help in coping with divorce, but...
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Parenting Stories
Separation and divorce usually equal turbulence. Challenges regarding parenting and CoParenting during this time can often seem overwhelming. In times like these, it’s good to know you’re not alone and that other CoParents and experts are here to help you by sharing their ideas and experience.
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coquote of the day

"Failure is merely another opportunity to more intelligently begin again."


Parental Alienation explains a child’s estrangement from one parent or allegations of abuse at the hands of one parent by blaming the other. More here.


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We welcome visitors from our top 10 coCountries. Our legislation may differ from yours, coparenting values are global – we are all here in the best interest of our children, no matter the language or culture. Thank you for supporting children around the world!
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1. Cape Town 2. Johannesburg 3. Pretoria 4. Durban 5. Port Elizabeth 6. Mahikeng 7. Durban 8. George 9. Nelspruit 10. Potch
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