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PUBLIC HEALTH NOTICE

- Face coverings required for everyone while inside the courthouse, regardless of vaccination status.

ADVISO DE SALUD PÚBLICA - Deberá usar cubrebocas en el edificio del tribunal, aunque esté vacunado.

Self Help Center

How we can help

We can help you if you need legal information and don't have a lawyer.  Look below at the types of cases we can help you with. Se habla español. 

We can:

We cannot:

  • tell you about your case,
  • help you with the forms you need
  • explain your legal options
  • give you legal advice (we can't tell you what you should do)
  • help you if you have a lawyer
  • represent you in court

Call us

Tuesday and Thursday: 9 am – 12 pm and 1 pm – 4 pm.

Wednesday: 9 am - 12 pm

Call 707-468-2020

Email us

selfhelp@mendocino.courts.ca.gov

It may take up to 5 business days to return your email. Do not email us if you have an emergency.

Workshops

We offer free workshops online for help filling out papers for divorce, child custody, child support, and guardianship of the person.

See schedule and register

Step-by-step instructions online

The California Courts Self-Help Portal provides information and step-by-step instructions for many types of cases.

California Self-Help Guide

 

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