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  • Acknowledgement of Paternity: The Putative Father Registry

    This document describes briefly the Putative Father Registry and the process and legal rights and consequences of acknowledging paternity. Read More

  • Appalachian Circuit Family Law Information Center

    The Appalachian Family Law Information Center (AppFLIC) was developed to help residents of Pickens, Gilmer and Fannin Counties who wish to represent themselves in domestic legal matters or educate themselves about domestic issues. Content Detail

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    Appalachian Circuit Family Law Information Center
  • Chattahoochee Family Law Information Center (CFLIC)

    The Chattahoochee Family Law Information Center (CFLIC) was developed to assist residents of Chattahoochee, Harris, Marion, Muscogee, Talbot, and Taylor counties who wish to represent themselves in domestic legal matters or educate themselves about domestic issues. CFLIC has legal form packets and instructions available to assist ONLY in the following area: Legitimation. CFLIC is in the process of updating form packets and instructions to assist with divorce (with and without children), contempt, child custody and visitation modifications, modification of child support, and name changes. If you need assistance filling out your Legitimation Forms, you may talk to someone from CFLIC at the Muscogee County Courthouse. The CFLIC is normally staffed from 10:00 AM until 12:00 PM on the first, second, and third Fridays of each month. Please call (706) 653-4010 to confirm the CFLIC will be staffed. Content Detail

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    Chattahoochee Family Law Information Center (CFLIC)
  • Clayton County Family Law Information Program Forms

    These forms are for people who want to represent themselved in a family law case in Clayton County Superior Court Read More

  • Fulton County Family Law Information Center - Family Law Forms

    This web site contains forms for use in family law proceedings in the Superior Court of Fulton County, Georgia. Content Detail

  • Northeastern Judicial Circuit Family Law Information Center

    Located on the fourth floor of the Hall County Courthouse (Rooms 459 and 460), the Northeastern Judicial Circuit Family Law Information Center (FLIC) provides assistance to individuals who represent themselves in divorce or legitimation actions (pro se litigants). The Center also has resources and information available for individuals with other related family matters. As with all legal matters, it is strongly recommended that you obtain the services of an attorney. Content Detail

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    Northeastern Judicial Circuit Family Law Information Center
  • Paternity - Establishing Fathers' Responsibilities

    Establishing paternity means that you are determining who is the father of a particular child. This document discusses common questions about paternity, such as: (1) How may the paternity of a child be established? (2) Who can start an action to establish paternity? (3) Does the mother of the child have to be a party and be notified? Read More

  • Pauper's Affidavit (Request to File without Paying Fees)

    The Pauper's Affidavit, also known as a "pauperis" affidavit, can be filed by very low-income persons to avoid paying filing fees to the court. Usually the judge will review the affidavit and make a decision about whether you have to pay fees or not. If you file this affidavit, you must be ready to respond to the judge about your income. Read More

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    Georgia Legal Services Program®
  • Southern Judicial Circuit Self-help Forms for Pro Se Parties

    The Southern Judicial Circuit covers these 5 counties in Georgia: Brooks, Colquitt, Echols, Lowndes and Thomas Counties. These self-help forms may be used in these 5 counties. The PDF forms cover family law. Content Detail

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    Southern Judicial Circuit
  • United Way of Central Georgia

    There are many services and resources that are available to you in your community. United Way 2-1-1 provides you with the information that you need and helps you find the right service for your specific need. Dial 2-1-1 to speak with a trained referral specialist who will help you locate programs and services in your area. The service is free, and provides confidential information for Central Georgians 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We are equipped to serve the hearing impaired and can accommodate most language Content Detail

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    United Way
  • United Way of Northwest Georgia

    Searchable database of resources in Northwest Georgia for assistance programs helping people with disabilities, homeless, substance abuse, basic resources such as housing and food assistance Content Detail

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    United Way