The Self-Help Centers are free walk-in clinics created to help people help themselves. Litigants receive one-on-one assistance with legal forms and information seeking legal recourse without a lawyer. The Center does NOT provide legal advice or representation. Rather, it is a resource Center with information, books, and PEOPLE available to guide an individual through the judicial process.
The Center assist litigants with divorce, custody, visitation, eviction, parental rights, name change and gives out appropriate referrals.
As a volunteer, you will be working directly with litigants. You will be assisting litigants complete court documents for family law and housing law matters.
Our Centers are located in the following Court Houses: Van Nuys, Chatsworth, Lancaster, and Pomona.
Below please find the links to our Volunteer Brochure, Frequently Asked Questions sheet and our Volunteer Application. Please complete the application and return to me along with your resume via e-mail, fax or mail. Once we have reviewed and accepted your application we can move forward.
****If you are interested in more than one clinic or dept please let me know which are your first and second choices.****
Please feel free to contact me with any questions, concerns or if you are unable to open the documents.
Volunteer Opportunities Brochure
Frequently Asked Questions
Volunteer Application (select File and click download to open)
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- 7 hours a week 12 weeks
- No other requirements.