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OurFamilyWizard provides families with a new way to manage all of the details that come with co-parenting. It is a unique app and website designed to facilitate communications between divorced or separated parents.

OurFamilyWizard is committed to removing conflict and improving the lives of the children involved while decreasing the need for the involvement of courts, judges, attorneys, and other industry professionals.

Relied upon around the world.

OurFamilyWizard has been ordered in all 50 states, 7 Canadian provinces and is also used by families in the United Kingdom, Australia, and New Zealand.

Founded in 2001.

As the leading provider of shared parenting tools, our customer support and development teams are attuned to the needs of co-parents.

Protecting children from conflict.

OurFamilyWizard is a comprehensive suite of tools designed specifically with the needs of co-parenting in mind, helping parents keep their focus on their kids.

Press Releases

OurFamilyWizard Launches a New Feature Internationally

The leader in co-parenting tech is growing internationally, releasing a new Calls feature in the United Kingdom, followed by Canada, Australia and New Zealand.

March 21, 2024

The Calls feature offers documented video and audio calling between a co-parent and their child, both for officially scheduled indirect contact as well as casual conversations. Read more.

OurFamilyWizard Releases a Major New Tool: Calls

The leader in co-parenting technology is unveiling a new feature that allows co-parents and children to connect with each other through audio or video calling.

September 26, 2023

For long distances, midweek visits, or when safety concerns prevent in-person visits, documented audio and video calling offers an easy solution for virtual visitation, virtual parenting time, or other conversations. Read more.

OurFamilyWizard Unveils New Branding for Its Premium Co-Parenting Tools

The leader in co-parenting technology has modernized its look to better align with its mission of helping families living separately thrive.

March 15, 2023

The company is changing its external look and feel to align better with its internal mission: to help families living separately thrive. Read more.

OurFamilyWizard Rolls Out a New Mobile Experience With Market-Leading Parenting Time Tools

Ready-to-use templates and other new enhancements dramatically simplify the task of setting up co-parenting calendars on the OurFamilyWizard mobile app

April 6, 2021

OurFamilyWizard releases a new mobile experience for building and tracking parenting time schedules, giving divorced or separated parents a decisively effective solution for coordinating calendars from separate homes. Read more.

OurFamilyWizard Boosts Financial Aid Provided to Its User Base by Over 35% in 2020

Nearly 8,000 parents who use its subscription-based service received aid in 2020 alone.

February 11, 2021

This assistance came as part of a consistent effort by the company to help ensure that any parent who could benefit from using its tools to support healthier co-parenting communication can do so regardless of financial standing. Read more.

OurFamilyWizard Adds Two Tech Veterans to Board of Directors

Offensive Security CEO Ning Wang and Teachers Pay Teachers Chief Commercial Officer Melissa Esmundo Have Joined OurFamilyWizard's Board of Directors.

January 28, 2021

Both leaders have driven outsized growth for mission-driven companies and bring a wealth of industry and leadership experience. OurFamilyWizard, Offensive Security and Teachers Pay Teachers have received growth funding by Spectrum Equity. Read more.

OurFamilyWizard and Parenting Apart Programme Join Forces

With OurFamilyWizard as its digital arm, the Parenting Apart Programme expands reach of world's leading co-parenting platform across the United Kingdom.

December 7, 2020

The United Kingdom's Parenting Apart Programme has chosen OurFamilyWizard as its technology partner. This collaboration will enable Parenting Apart to more seamlessly refer families who enter the programme to use OurFamilyWizard's leading co-parenting app. Read more.

OurFamilyWizard Announces Several New Additions to Its Leadership Team

The leading co-parenting platform has named its first Chief Financial Officer, among three other leadership role additions.

November 9, 2020

OurFamilyWizard, the leading coparenting platform for parents and professionals, announced the hire of Blake Sipek as its Chief Financial Officer. Read more.

OurFamilyWizard announces new partnership with Lerner Publishing Group

The leading co-parenting platform launches a new social-emotional children’s book series in partnership with Lerner Publishing Group.

October 29, 2020

OurFamilyWizard® has released a series of social-emotional children’s books in an effort to further its mission of maximizing positive outcomes for children impacted by parental separation and familial conflict. Read more.

OurFamilyWizard Receives Significant Growth Investment from Spectrum Equity 
Company Appoints Nick VanWagner as Chief Executive Officer

April 30, 2020

OurFamilyWizard announced today that it has received a significant investment from Spectrum Equity. The company also announced that Nick VanWagner has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer. Read more.

OurFamilyWizard welcomes Timothy McMichael, their first Resolution Expert based in the Oceania/Pacifica region which includes Australia and New Zealand

March 9, 2020

OurFamilyWizard is proud to announce and welcome Timothy McMichael as their Resolution Expert working across the Oceania/Pacifica region including Australia and New Zealand. Read more.

Recent Studies Show Why Using Tools Like the OurFamilyWizard® Website Can Improve a Child's Long-Term Health

November 21, 2017

The OurFamilyWizard website helps to open lines of communication between co-parents who might not be communicating effectively—if at all—otherwise. Read more.

OurFamilyWizard® Now en Español

August 29, 2016

OurFamilyWizard® introduces a Spanish version of its cloud-based web application for families and family law practitioners. Read more.

Practicing Family Law Just Got a Whole Lot Easier

March 29, 2016

OurFamilyWizard® introduces the iPad app for family law practitioners. Read more.

Use of OurFamilyWizard® Upheld in Kentucky Court

August 31, 2010

Use of the OurFamilyWizard® shared parenting website was upheld in a Kentucky court. Read more.

Scheduling Solution for Divorced Parents, Kids, and Courts

October 21, 2009

Approximately 60 percent of divorces in the U.S. involve children. Children of divorced parents face many challenges, but one of the toughest obstacles for everyone involved is managing hectic, stressful schedules, and coordinating valued visitation time. Read more.

New School Year Brings Big Challenges for Divorced

September 2, 2009

Parents and professionals are turning to the web to help deal with the challenges raised by separated co-parenting. Read more.

Marketing and Distribution Agreement

February 20, 2003

OurFamilyWizard signs marketing and distribution agreement with National Mediation Centers. Read more.