Self-Help Center


Child Custody Mediation Information:

Mediation Instructions.doc

Court-Approved Mediators.doc

Pre-Mediation Video available on-line at www.courts.ca.gov/selfhelp-custody.htm (go to the on-line address and then click on the video for Orientation to Family Court Mediation) 


Forms To Apply For A Waiver Of Fees (Sheriff service fees and/or Court Call fees)

    If you have previously qualified for a Fee Waiver in this case within the past six months, then you do not need to complete these forms.


Instructions.doc

     Detailed information on how to complete the forms, number of copies needed, how to arrange for service on your spouse, and how to file the forms at the court.