Categories: General
      Date: Aug 24, 2010
     Title: Enhanced family justice services to take effect Sept. 7

New Brunswickers are reminded that they will have improved access to family court services starting Tuesday, Sept. 7. Justice and Consumer Affairs Minister Bernard LeBlanc issued this reminder today.

"Our government is committed to ensuring New Brunswickers have the guidance and support they need when navigating the family court system," said LeBlanc. "We have made a $1.3-million investment in this system in the seven judicial districts of the province, and we will monitor these changes over the next three years to ensure they are working effectively."

In addition, a new family law information centre has recently opened in Saint John with an investment of $300,000.

Through these initiatives, New Brunswickers using family court services will see several improvements: