It Is not always possible for couples of mediate during office hours so Lakes Mediation Burnley offer an alternative. Contact us today to find out more.

Out Of Hours Mediation Service Burnley

Out of Hours Service

Mediation is a serious process that couples who are facing dispute or separation need to consider. They need to resolve the issues in the family right away.

That wouldn’t be a problem. Here at Lakes Mediation, we give you a chance to talk about the issues they face within the family.  We tend to provide you with the best solutions you need.


We provide out of hours service. We ask if the couple spends much time with the family. It’s important for a family to have excellent bonding time.  It develops closeness and tight family relationships. So, we take action to advise or guide parents to give time to their family.

But it’s only the beginning.

We still communicate with the couple after a meeting is over. We ask them how they’re doing at home. We also aim to know if they’re comfortable in doing the second meeting. Mediation process not only takes a single meeting. In some cases, it’s held for weeks. But, it depends on the issues that the couple would resolve.

What are these issues?

  • Settlement or separation issues
  • Financial support to the children
  • Joint sharing of assets
  • Custody of the children

Our mediator asks the parties if they like to have another meeting. Most couples like to have follow-up meetings Examples of the reasons for this are:

  • Full understanding of the other issues the couple face
  • Clear and accurate discussion on related issues they need to resolve
  • They want to gain more information about the discussion
  • The couple like to have the best solution from the mediator

Lakes Mediation lives up to the expectation of its clients. We want them to be secure and have the best results they need.

Our experts make sure that the couple would have an excellent result in our services.

Involvement of Relatives

The mediator also talks the relative of the couple to resolve the issue. We ask essential questions from the relatives such as the grandparents. They can give a clear picture of surrounding problems that the couple’s face.We talk to the relatives that are nearest to the couple. Then, we ask them the cause of that issue. We pay close attention to the details and create a plan.

Solving the couple’s problem is our main goal, so we do our best for them. The mediator might invite the concerned parties in the meeting with the couple. From here, they are given questions that they’re free to answer. The mediator gets the important details of the statements and comes up with a solution.

The parties facing the dispute are welcome to add statements as long as it’s credible. The mediator gives his or her own ideas about the matter. He or she can also provide advice to the relatives.

Child Participation

The couple’s children who fall to the right age are also welcome to give statements. The children’s ideas are also important for the mediator to give a solution. It also results in accurate arrangements between the couple. These might cover the custody of the children and financial support for them.

We only ask the right questions that suit the understanding of the child. We make sure to get the information we want to have

No Pressure 

The discussion for agreements is handled without pressure. We aim to give the best results to our clients. We make sure that each couple has the chance to say his or her concerns. We use effective methods to make the process a success.

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How do we make it possible?

  • We make sure to get the details from the couple
  • We do our best to help them succeed in resolving the issue and reaching an agreement
  • The ask the couples the possible solutions they can give to settle the issues

The mediation process is a sure success in our services. Here, we give each couple a chance to settle a claim and solve the issue. We do our part of creating a difference in a couple’s life.

The concept of out of hours means that we work around the parents is commitment to their own work, life and family. It is very important to know the details of the work of the parents after separation and how they manage the work life balance.It is also very important to know that how much they are committed to their own family which has been there for them after separation.

Parents must give the child enough time according to the work life they both have and they must work in coordination for the sake of the child so that they don’t miss them when they get too busy with their new lives or work.

There are many points that are to be taken care of and decisions that have to be made quickly so that it is easier for the child to get ahead in life.

It is very important to provide financial support to the child after the separation of his parents. A child needs money to grow as well as some other kind of support from their parents so that they can inculcate moral values in them and the family disputes do not make the child suffer in their life in the future.

Child maintenance is a very important topic when it comes to a divorce and maintenance of child must be done very carefully as there are many decisions which have to be taken for the child by the parents.

Parents must be interested in their child’s life and must show their interest by contributing some amount of time to take their care even after their separation.

Many parents are not very active in taking decisions and taking the care of their child’s life which is not very good on their part. Parents must have a proper communication with their child so that they know what is going on. The time that each parent can contribute in the child’s life is very important to be discussed.

Lakes Family Mediation Burnley And Contribution Of Time

The role of mediation in deciding the time contributed by each parent to the life of the child as well as their commitments to their work, life and family.

It is very important to know about these commitments so that mediators can decide how much they can contribute financially as well as morally for the child in terms of time, money and effort.

It is the efforts of the parents that take the child had in its life and mediators try to secure is future by providing them with those efforts by the separated parents. Mediation is the process which ensures that the future of the child is safe.

Involving the Court into the matter is not at all recommended by experts as the information about work life and family commitments is very personal and the information must be kept confidential which is understood by the mediation institute.

There are many formalities which are to be fulfilled in order to receive the services of the court accurately and these take a lot of time to be completed.

Even if you decide that the court will do the proceedings for you, the mediator will always be there to help you with the formalities as they are very experienced to handle the situations like this and they have done it before very efficiently.

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