CHILD SUPPORT ENFORCEMENT

Child Support Enforcement Division helps when a parent or guardian has custody of a child and the other parent does not provide financial support.

601 NW 1st Court, Miami, FL , 33136

Family Law Courts Child Support Assistance/Enforcement

CIRCUIT DIVISION by ELEVENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT OF FLORIDA

In the Circuit Courts, which are the highest state trial courts in Florida, major criminal (felony), civil, family, juvenile and probate matters are heard. The Eleventh Judicial Circuit has 80 circuit court judges and 43 county court judges who are elected for six-year terms. In the circuit trial courts, factual disputes are resolved, either by jury trials where verdicts are rendered by the people, or by non-jury or "bench" trials where a judge decides the issues in the case

175 NW 1st Avenue, Miami, FL , 33128

Small Claims Courts Criminal State Trial Courts Juvenile Courts Family Law Courts Probate Courts Civil State Trial Courts

DIVORCE EDUCATION PROGRAM

This is a required program by the courts helps parents and their children adjust with the changes that come with divorce. Divorcing parents and their children must complete parenting and child education courses before a divorce is granted.

175 NW 1st Avenue, Miami, FL , 33128

Family Law Courts Divorce Counseling

FAMILY

The Family Division hears cases concerning dissolution of marriage, child custody and support, adoptions, paternity, modification proceedings, name changes, URESA (interstate child support enforcement), and domestic violence permanent injunction cases where there is an open family court action.

175 NW 1st Avenue, Miami, FL , 33128

Family Law Courts

FAMILY COURT SELF HELP PROGRAM

The purpose of a self-help program is to assist self represented litigants, within the bounds of this rule, to achieve fair and efficient resolution of their family law case. In accordance with limits set by the Supreme Court of Florida, litigants are assisted in the use of their packets, forms are reviewed for completeness and instructions on court procedures are provided.

175 NW 1st Avenue, Miami, FL , 33128

Family Law Courts Self Representation Assistance

FAMILY DIVISION CASE MANAGEMENT UNIT

The primary function of the unit is to act as a liaison between the Judiciary, the ClerkGÇÖs office, social services and the public in general. he attorney Case Managers track and monitor all domestic relations cases to ensure compliance with statutory requirements.

175 NW 1st Avenue, Miami, FL , 33128

Family Law Courts Case/Care Management

PARENTING COORDINATORS

Parenting Coordinators are court-ordered to high conflict cases to help parties create parenting plans and resolve child-related disputes. The Parenting Coordinator may be ordered in family law cases in which parents experience difficulties in dealing with one another in parenting their minor children, in order to help them develop, modify, and implement their parenting plan, monitor compliance with the details of their time-sharing arrangement, and help them resolve their child...

175 NW 1st Avenue, Miami, FL , 33128

Family Law Courts Parenting Education

SOCIAL INVESTIGATION PROGRAM

The Family Court Services Social Investigation Program assigns, coordinates, and monitors these cases for the court through the completion of the consultantGÇÖs report, which includes recommendations to the court regarding the initial determination of parenting time, modification of parenting time, assessment of parental home environments, and shared/sole parental responsibility. The social investigation is a process performed by an impartial mental health professional who is...

175 NW 1st Avenue, Miami, FL , 33128

Family Law Courts Divorce/Custody Investigation

Data last updated September 6th 2019