Information for parents about arranging for someone you know to look after your child - known as private fostering.
Making arrangements for your children after a divorce or separation, parental rights and child maintenance.
Information on leaving your child on their own, safety at home, car safety and internet safety for children.
Find out about what the law says about your responsibilities and rights whether you're a mother, father, married, living together or in a civil partnership.
How to become the guardian of a child that isn't your own, including getting a court order and financial support.
Legal tribunals that help young people with problems, such as they're not looked after properly or are in trouble with the police or their school.