Child custody recommending counseling is provided in a private counseling office with a Family Court Counselor.
The role of the self-help center staff is to direct interested individuals to the self-help website where they can explore resources needed to represent themselves, access the courts, and other essential resources. Self-Help staff cannot provide legal interpretations or advice.
The self-help website includes family law forms approved by the Florida Supreme Court. Additional resources include a directory of local self-help centers, web links to free and low cost legal aid, mediator search capabilities, and guardianship resources. You may qualify for a fee waiver.
Use this form to Apply for Civil Indigent Status. Self-help programs and court staff function under certain service limitations. For example, they can assist you administratively and procedurally but are not able to act as your lawyer or give you legal advice.
This disclaimer sets out the limit of services from self-help program and court staff.
Forms Contain Fillable Form Fields: Fillable form fields in the PDF allows you to complete forms by typing information into the form fields.INSTRUCTIONS FOR FILING A PETITION FOR CHANGE OF CUSTODY AND CHILD SUPP0RT If you already have a court order awarding custody of a child and you want to change that order, you may file a Petition for Change of Custody and Child Support.
You must be able to show. After the court makes a decision about legal custody, the court will decide on the physical care arrangement. "Physical placement” refers to the parental home where the child will live on a regular basis.
Court Forms Category List Child Custody / Parenting Time.
Please go to the Child Custody / Parenting Time Help Topics page to learn more about what forms you may need and find other resources related to this topic. Child Custody / Parenting Time Forms Establishing Custody / Parenting Time.
Courts in New York use different phrases like “physical custody” or “primary placement” to describe where the child lives primarily. Courts use phrases like “visitation” or “secondary placement” to describe the parenting time for the other parent.
Family Law Trial Date Availability. Effective Monday, November 12, Please be advised that trial dates are currently being set during the week of April 12, , and beyond. Family & Juvenile Court The Family Court has exclusive, original jurisdiction in all matters involving marriage, child custody, adult abuse and neglect, and all related matters.
In Jackson County, these matters are heard in one of the three locations depending whether the case falls into the Juvenile Justice or Marriage and Family category.