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Since 1999 we have been an independent organisation of professionals giving divorce information and advice to people based in the UK and internationally with a UK connection.
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Thought for the day
Until you acknowledge that you are not a pasenger in your own life and take responsibility for what's going on, you are going to be looking for excuses instead of solutions
- DR P McGraw

and another favourite by George Washington which is appropriate at this time:

Be courteous to all but intimate with few; and let those be well tried before you give them your confidence.

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Are you a woman in your 20's who borrowed to divorce and would like to help Divorce Aid? You may remain anonymous. Please get in touch ASAP.

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If you are worried, confused, or upset in divorce or any matter,
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