is the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts – the premier interdisciplinary and international association of professionals dedicated to the resolution of family conflict.  AFCC members are the leading practitioners, researchers, teachers and policymakers in the family court arena.



AFCC is an interdisciplinary, international association of professionals dedicated to improving the lives of children and families through the resolution of family conflict. AFCC promotes a collaborative approach to serving the needs of children among those who work in and with family law systems, encouraging education, research, and innovation and identifying best practices.


A justice system in which all professionals work collaboratively through education, support, and access to services to achieve the best possible outcome for children and families.

  • Collaboration and respect among professions and disciplines
  • Learning through inquiry, discussion, and debate
  • Innovation in addressing the needs of families and children in conflict
  • Diversity in family structures and cultures
  • Empowering families to resolve conflict and make decisions about their future

Learn More about AFCC by visiting the national website here.