A separation or divorce is one of the most traumatic times for all involved. Where possible keeping emotions out of the new ‘co-parenting’ relationship is vital for family relations going forward. Wells Family Mediation have shared this letter, which is given out as part of the ‘Restored Lives Course’ with the Fegans’ community as a way of practical guidance. Coming to an agreement at the beginning will be helpful for both parties. You can copy and paste this letter as a guide to starting your new parenting journey.