If we want families to get the help and support they need, we need to make it faster and easier for them to find that help. While we can't speed up the time it takes to properly address the issues facing a family, we can speed up the process of finding out how to begin with new models. That's where technology comes in.
Stephen Rosenfield is a Toronto Family Mediator and Founder of Come To Agreement, Canada’s online resource for Separation & Divorce.
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