The Non Lawyer’s Guide to Legal Terms
UK Specific Non-Lawyers Guide To Legal Terms. Should not be applied to US law
Seminars and support divorce groups
Law Help by Pro Bono Net
Search tool for finding free legal aid programs and low-cost legal help by state
Legal Services Corporation (LSC)
LSC helps victims of domestic violence by obtaining protective and restraining orders, helps parents obtain and keep custody of their children, assists family members in obtaining guardianship for children without parents, and other legal matters.
National Child Support Enforcement Agency
Web links to state child support enforcement agencies, general child support Q&A's, information on international child support enforcement
This website provides information on state laws regarding divorce and custody, how to find a lawyer and other types of assistance, preparing for court, court forms, filing an appeal, laws pertaining to domestic violence, shelters, where to find help
Search tools for finding a divorce attorney or divorce mediator, resources on collaborative divorce, child custody and child support enforcement guide, financial tools
National Board for Certified Counselors
Find a certified counselor by state, specialty, and languages. Although the website is in English, you can search for a counselor who speaks a second language.
International Academy of Professional Collaborators
Information on how to resolve your legal disputes without judges, magistrates or court personnel making decisions for you. Provides you with specially trained collaborative lawyers, mental health, and financial professionals to educate, support and guide you in reaching balanced, respectful and lasting agreements
Legal help for military members, veterans and their families.
Children’s Rights Council (CRC)
Child support calculator, child support enforcement agencies by state, information on joint custody, example of a shared parenting agreement statement, information about tax considerations, courtroom tips
National Association of Counsel for Children
Attorney search by state and child law blog
Association of Family and Conciliation Courts
Preparing for a custody evaluation parenting plan guides, co-parenting communication guide, mediation guide, parenting coordination process, information on the family law court system
3 Step Divorce
Legitimate online divorce with addressing property, debt, children, and other relevant issues, online negotiation tool
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
24-hour call center: 1-800-THE-LOST (1-800-843-5678) Phone: 703-224-2150
Information on how to report or take steps to prevent child abduction.
Find the Children
Sometimes custody cases leave children vulnerable to the threat of child abduction. This website provides education, prevention, and recovery tools for parents of children who have been or are at-risk of being abducted by a family member.
Free legal information, child support and custody guide, lawyer search
Listing of lawyers and mediators by state, support forum, legal guide by state, tools for recovering from divorce, custody and child support resources, divorce documents, downloadable books and divorce information