Family Law Facilitator’s Office
Self-Help Workshops

If you do not have a lawyer, the “Family Law Facilitator” program of the Superior Court of California County of Contra Costa can help you with your:

  • Divorce
  • Child custody and visitation
  • Child and spousal support
  • Paternity cases

This program also offers free workshops to help people who are representing themselves in family law cases.

For more information:

Family Law Facilitator’s Office

Divorce Roadmap

On-Line Divorce Workshop

Collaborative Practice - Pro Bono Family Law Clinic


Help is also available from the DCSS Court Liaison on a walk-in basis at the SPINETTA FAMILY LAW CENTER 751 Pine Street, 2nd Floor Conference Room, Martinez CA 94553 on Tuesdays 12:30 PM to 4:00 PM; Wednesdays 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM; and Thursdays 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM.

In addition to the onsite services provided by the Liaison, the Department of Child Support Services continues to offer full services at the following: location, Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM. No appointment is necessary.

Department of Child Support Services / Servicios de Guarderia
50 Douglas Drive, Suite 100
Martinez, CA 94553

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