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The UK's leading Shared Parenting charity
Membership is open to anyone who has an interest in the work of Families Need Fathers. Our members include fathers, mothers, resident and non-resident parents, grandparents, new partners and friends as well as supporters of our cause.
There are many advantages to becoming a member including access to the member's area of the website and parenting workshops. We will also keep you updated with the latest developments in the field.
FNF is a charity committed to proving reliable help and support; available at branch meetings, on the helpline and via the main areas of the website. In order to fund the help that we provide we positively encourage you to join. The small membership donation that we ask for is the only way to ensure the charity's future.
Members receive the following:
• Access to the members’ area of the FNF website
o Download all our factsheets for free
o Download court forms and read instructions on how to fill them in and make an application to court
o Download parenting plans
o Access to a Benefits Calculator, workshop videos and much more!
• McKenzie magazine - keeping you up-to-date on all developments in the family law field
• List of local telephone contacts and referral to panel of members with in-depth knowledge on matters ranging from child maintenance to CAFCASS
• Discounts on publications and books
• Access to our online forum
oReceive support and advice from other members
oShare your story and hear from others in similar situations
Your support to us
By becoming a member you will be giving your support to the campaigning work of Families Need Fathers which strives to ensure that the voice of separated parents and their children is heard at all levels. By becoming a member you will be adding your weight to an increasingly powerful sector of society united in demanding and achieving real change.
Interested in Becoming a Member?
Membership costs £39 a year (£35 by Direct Debit) or £18 a year if you are unwaged (letter from DWP required). This is less than 10-15 minutes of a solicitor's hourly rate. Click here to sign up.
If you would prefer to simply make a donation to help support the running of FNF please click here.