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Welcome to The Family Law Center

Here you will find information and resources to help you if you are in need of assistance with a family-related legal issue. This section will guide you through a number of common family law topics — including marriage, parenting, adoption, divorce and child custody and much more.

26th Judicial District SelfServe Center website

The SelfServe Center was created to assist individuals who wish to represent themselves in family law matters, or seek information about family law issues.

This website contains forms and instructions in the following areas:

  • Child support, visitation, and/or child custody
  • Domestic violence
  • Modification of child support, visitation, and/or child custody
  • To bring a motion for visitation before the court in a child support case
  • Violation of a court order for child support, visitation, and/or child custody
  • Limited driving privileges
  • Small claims
  • Family court videos


The Mecklenburg County Women's Commission has a direct focus on employment, training, domestic violence services and advocacy.


  1. Domestic Violence Services
  2. Employment and Training
  3. Information and Education
  4. Outreach
  5. Domestic Violence Speakers Bureau
  6. Advisory Boards
  7. Public Awareness and Advocacy

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