A Drama-Free Experience Because of our Guardian Ad-Litem

Before receiving help from Family Court Services, I was crippled by excessive lawyer fees. I was referred to this department for therapeutic services for my family and I. I was horrified that I would have to spend more money on therapy when I was already spending so much. The Judge appointed a Guardian ad Litem to my case too which I thought was unnecessary and more of a financial obligation for me…

FCS: Calm in the Midst of Chaos

I don’t know where my life would be today if I had not had the benefit of Family Court Services helping me with my divorce. I was referred to their office by the Judge. Actually, one of my family friends told me about Family Court Services since she had...

Myra’s Successful Co-Parenting Experience

As a non-English speaking Hispanic woman going through the legal system for the first time, attending hearings, and working a minimum wage job, it has been a difficult process to say the least. As a parent you always want your child to have both parents in their life but it’s difficult when parents don’t get along…

Carlos’ Story

Carlos Rodriguez had gone nearly 8 months without seeing his daughter when he was referred for supervised visits through Family Court Services in January 2021…

James’ Reunification

My name is James, and I am so grateful for the help I have received through Family Court Services. When my son was just a toddler, I was arrested and incarcerated for four years. Upon release, I went to court to explore my custody options. I wanted to establish a...