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The first tho g I would ask is if you have had any relationship counselling. You can find this from contacting the family court counselling coordinator or your doctor. If that is not going to help, then you don't have to leave u til you are ready, and he cannot force you to do so. If he used physical force to try, then you could apply to an occupation order and a protection order from the family court. If you have no money or income, you will qualify for legal aid, and your family lawyer will help you apply for this. You may have a claim for relationship property and your lawyer can help place a notice on the title and then help you get paid out. You can apply for child support though Inland Revenue And a benefit from WINZ. These should provide income for you and the child. I can suggest lawyers and the place to apply for these things if you need.
You will need to see a lawyer who will help you with the legal aid and get an occupancy order if you need one, and qualify. If your partner tries to physically remove you then you could apply foroccupancy as that would then become domestic violence. What city are you in? I can suggest some lawyers close by who take legal aid cases.
Alex Ashmore - Barrister
Barry Hayes Barrister
These should be able to help
Yes, until you have a safe place to go to. If you dont feel safe however you may need to leave