Self-Help Center

Sheriff Instructions

Sheriff Instructions.pdf

Notice Of Emergency Hearing Script

Emergency Hearing Notice Script.pdf

Detailed instructions on how to complete the forms, and how to:  get an emergency hearing; number of copies needed; notify the other parties of the emergency hearing; serve the other parties prior to the emergency hearing; and file the forms at the court.

      If you are seeking guardianship of a Native American child, pay special attention to pages 19-21 in the Instructions regarding your obligation to comply with the Indian Child Welfare Act ("ICWA") requirements.