Instructions.doc
    Detailed information on how to: complete the forms; get an emergency hearing; copies needed; notify the other parent of the emergency hearing; serve the other parent prior to the emergency hearing; and file the documents at the court.


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 Court Filing 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.


Self-Help Center