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Florida State Courts Self-Help

The Court Self-Help Process


Welcome to the Florida State Courts Self-Help page. Among other information, you will be able to access local self-help centers, free and low-cost legal aid, and family law forms for use in a number of family-related situations. The forms are up-to-date, in ready-to-use format, with all amendments incorporated. All forms are provided free of charge by the Florida Supreme Court. Please note that the information provided in this self-help section is NOT legal advice and should not be construed as such. If you have a question about a specific issue, or do not understand the information presented, please contact an attorney.

The types of cases the self-help site addresses are:


Adoption | Alimony | Child Custody/Visitation/Time-Sharing | Child Support

Domestic/Repeat/Sexual/Dating Violence | Dissolution of Marriage/Divorce

Guardianship | Landlord/Tenant | Name Change | Parenting Plans

Paternity | Probate | Small Claims

The Self-Help Site also has available Forms for Judicial Waiver of Parental Notice of Termination of Pregnancy.