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