Family Policy

Since entering the House of Lords in 2014, I have collaborated with over 60 MPs and other peers to support the Government in developing and delivering policies to strengthen families, including the Troubled (now Supporting) Families and Reducing Parental Conflict programmes. Our Manifesto to Strengthen Families can be read here.  

This has meant pushing the Government to, for example:  

Family law is not a neutral bystander and I have challenged the Government about the effect of its introduction of ‘no fault divorce’ (£) on marriage and divorce rates and the need for better support for separating parents.