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The Family Court recognises the important role of grandparents in a child's life, so you can apply for contact if she refuses. This is likely to be resolved at a mediation, and you must attempt mediation before you go to the Family Court. At a mediation you can also ask for full time parenting, and discuss this. The test is what is in the best interests of the child. If you want to know more about mediation please ask, but the mediator is there to help both of you sort this issue by discussion and agreement rather than tell you what to do