Self Help Center
We are currently unavailable by phone. Please check back for updates on our services. In the meantime, please email us. We apologize for the inconvenience.
We have some limited appointments. Email us to schedule, if possible. It may take up to 5 business days to return your email. Do not email us if you have an emergency.
Help with forms
Try our new Guide & File programs. They are available for many types of cases like restraining orders, divorce and legal separation, child custody and child support, asking for a court date in family law cases, name change, guardianship of a minor, small claims, and more. Once you are done with the interview, the program will fill out your forms online and, if you wish, you can also e-file your paperwork.
We offer free workshops online for help filling out papers for divorce.
Step-by-step instructions online
The California Courts Self-Help Guide provides information and step-by-step instructions for many types of cases.