Other Family or Juvenile Issues

Many local laws and courts have been affected by COVID-19. Please use the search for legal help tool to find a legal aid organization or self help center near you for accurate information and more support.

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If you cannot afford the filing fee or other court costs, you may qualify to have these fees and costs waived by the court.

Read about where to file your lawsuit or case. Information on jurisdiction and venue.

This section will give you general guidelines for how to best prepare yourself for court.

The Constitution; Executive and Administrative Laws; County, Appellate, Supreme Court, and Federal Districts; State Legislation; and Legal Guides.

Whatever the reason, you have the right to represent yourself, to be your own lawyer in all cases in California.

Makes it possible for you to choose only those goods and services you want or need and to pay only for those you select, whether you are making arrangements when a death occurs or in advance.

Child Protective Services (CPS) serves abused and neglected children and their families. For more information about CPS, their referral process, and resources, please visit this site.

This online tool can help see if you qualify.

What are my rights on the job? Is it ok to do any kind of farm work? Are there other things I can"t do? What if I need help?

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These template letters can help you assist your client in accessing affordable housing. Template letters include 1) a referral letter for FYI from civil legal aid attorney; 2) a referral letter for FUY from civil legal aid attorney; and 3) information gathering letter on existing FYI program

This factsheet providers an overview of Foster Youth to Independence (FYI) Initiative and Family Unification Program (FUP) Housing Choice Vouchers