Here are a number of resources available to men (and women) going through divorce that we are proud to associate with and refer to you.
B Organized, Inc. – specializes in Professional Organizing and Transition Management. They have been supporting individuals during trying times, like divorce, for over 11 years. B Organized separates the emotions from the physical belongings. When you have to move, divide your belonging, or even set up a new space for your child to feel at home, they are the experts. B Organized is committed to creating the space to live a life you love. Founded by Laura Olivares with offices in NY and Chicago; www.linkedin.com/in/lauraolivares; www.twitter.com/borganized.
Jennifer A. Mendelsohn, Esq. – From complex property settlements to sensitive child custody disputes, Long Island divorce lawyer Jennifer A. Mendelsohn has extensive experience in all aspects of New York matrimonial and family law. Jennifer is a supremely trusted and lifelong friend of mine.
Joshua B. Hecht, P.C. – We have extensive experience in the negotiation, trial and appeal of complex matrimonial and family law matters, and have effectively and compassionately represented clients in all facets of divorce, custody, visitation, child support, spousal support, maintenance, and the valuation and division of the marital estate.
Single Dad – is the first comprehensive online resource developed for single dads. It provides an extensive array of valuable services, advice and referrals, plus an interactive social network that connects single dads nationwide. SingleDad.com is dedicated to helping single dads navigate through the daily challenges of single parenting by providing the highest quality resources and timely information to support the family’s continued health, wealth and general well-being. Founded by RJ Jaramillo.
For MEN, WOMEN, & FAMILIES:
stepmom coach – provides coaching for step-families. Founded by the wonderful Claudette L. Chenevert, Life Coach & Certified Stepfamily Foundation Coach (and a step-mom herself).
Ivy H Menchel, CFP®, CDFA™ – began her Financial Services career more than 16 years ago at a premier full-service brokerage firm. She currently works with matrimonial attorneys, divorce mediators and their clients to address the financial issues of divorce and assess their options for fair and equitable settlements. Ivy supports and educates her clients, and their advisors, through the entire divorce transition. She often offers workshops covering the fundamentals about which people heading into divorce need to be aware.
Phyllis Mehalakes, Associate Real Estate Broker – Phyllis specializes in guiding people through the challenges of buying and selling real estate by simplifying an often stressful and arduous process. She works extensively with individuals and families in transition and has assisted couples separating or divorcing, individuals relocating for personal or business reasons, and families requiring assistance with estate sales. For her, it’s about giving clients all they want so they can make the right buying and selling decisions with absolute confidence. Phyllis is an associate broker and a Prudential President’s Circle Award recipient, Certified Relocation Specialist, Prudential Fine Homes Specialist, and a member of the Real Estate Board of NY. She directly serves clients in Manhattan and can refer real estate services in Brooklyn, Queens, and Long Island, as well as out of state assistance through her nationwide Prudential network of realtors. You can reach her at 212.727.6175, 646.528.6503, or PMEHALAKES@elliman.com.
Seriatim – You are facing one of the two greatest transitions in life: divorce or relocation. Maybe you’re facing both. The stress from moving out of a home, dealing with infinite amounts of paperwork and making the transition to a new life can be overwhelming, but there is help. Seriatim, a New York-based professional organizing company, can help. Whether one party or the whole family is moving out of the house, Seriatim steps in with on-site household preparation and settling-in services. We are not movers, but we work with them; our personalized services include preparing a home for an Open House, coordinating vendor appointments such as storage or movers, unpacking every box at the new home, or simply sorting financial and personal files. We also offer a sophisticated household inventory for our clients in which values are assigned to digitally-photographed goods. We’re here to help you re-harmonize your home and your life.
SAS for Women – We are a private company that provides strategic information, action-oriented coaching, and expert resources and tools to further our clients’ practical, professional and personal development. Our mission is to provide women comprehensive support as they navigate and grow from the process of major life-changes, such as separation, divorce, empty-nesting, and widowhood.
Second Saturday Divorce Coaching – Another service on the flip-side of Divorce Coaching 4 Men, this site tells what women need to know about divorce.