NC Child Custody Self-Help Clinic

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Learn how to file a child custody action in court without an attorney. We also discuss claims for visitation and emergency custody. In response to the crisis resulting from COVID-19, we include information about changes in the court process and practical suggestions to maintain safety while you present your case in court . The presentation includes a link to download a packet with legal documents and forms. The clinic provides you with general legal information and guidance only. The clinic does not provide you with specific, individual legal advice. If you need more help after the clinic, call Legal Aid’s toll-free Helpline at 1-866-219-LANC (5262) to apply for help. This clinic was recorded 2/14/2020.