Welcome to the Contra Costa County Superior Court Self-Help Resource Center. We provide procedural information and assistance to individuals who do not have an attorney. Our in-person services are listed below. You will also find links to additional information on our website as well as available community resources.

We cannot offer legal advice. If you want to consult with a private attorney, see the Contra Costa County Bar Association’s Legal Services Referral Listing or Moderate Means Program


Self-Help Assistance at the Court

Family Law Icon Family Law
Divorce, Parentage (Paternity), Child Custody & Visitation, Child Support, Spousal Support
For Service and Hours:
Contra Costa Court Family Law Facilitator's Office
DVRO Icon Domestic Violence Restraining Orders For Information:
DVRO Information

File Online at:
Contra Costa Court DVRO eFile Page
Eviction Icon Evictions (Landlord/Tenant)
Unlawful Detainer
For Information:
Unlawful Detainer Information

For Services and Hours:
Self-Help Center Public Flyer
Guardianship Icon Guardianships & Limited Conservatorships For Workshops and Other Assistance:
Contra Costa Court Probate Division
Small Claims Icon Small Claims
For Workshops:
Contra Costa Court Small Claims Division
Judgment Icon Judgment Enforcement & Defense [Under Construction]
Search Icon Don’t see what you’re looking for?
Check out additional Workshops, Clinics & Presentations offered by the Court and Court Justice Partners
For all available Workshops:
Court Workshops Listings and Schedules

Online Self-Help


Find Case Information and Records


Community Resources


Additional Legal Resources