Family Bridges Program
Enrollment Criteria

Family Bridges is offered to a family in which a child’s view of a parent and other relatives is unrealistic, the child refuses contact with a parent or shows extreme reluctance to spend time with that parent, and the family needs help adjusting to court orders that place the child in the sole custody of the rejected parent and suspend contact between the child and the other parent until specified conditions are met.

Courts make such orders in cases where the evidence demonstrates that the rejected parent is better suited to meet the child’