Information on divorce, dissolution, legal separation, domestic violence and custody.
Dealing with domestic violence and abuse
Filing for dissolution
Filing an answer to divorce
Divorce, dissolution or separation
Filing for divorce when you have children
Filing for divorce without children
Reporting child abuse or neglect
Information on security deposits, landlords, utilities, evictions, repairs, foreclosure, subsidized housing and mobile homes.
Getting your security deposit back
Moving out before the end of your lease
Filing an application for rent escrow
Getting your landlord to make repairs
Getting evicted from subsidized housing
What to do after you receive eviction papers
What to do if your landlord sues you for money
Landlord lock outs and utility shut offs
Missing your mortgage payments
What to do after you receive foreclosure papers
Money and Debt
Information on debt, creditors, garnishment and bankruptcy.
How to dispute a debt
What happens when a creditor takes money from your bank account
What to do when a creditor sues you
Understanding bankruptcy and your options
Taking charge of debt
What to do when a creditor is taking your wages
Getting debt collectors to stop bothering you
Information on SNAP, OWF, WIC, SSI, Medicaid and unemployment benefits.
Cash assistance through Ohio Works First
Social Security disability programs
Applying for free or low-cost food
Food stamps or SNAP
Learning more about benefits
WIC for women and children
Information on kinship care.
Kinship care of your grandchildren
Veterans and Servicemembers
Information on veterans benefits.
Crime and Traffic
Information on understanding criminal and traffic cases, and driver's license amnesty.
Applying for driver's license amnesty
Understanding criminal cases
Understanding traffic cases
Going to Court
Information on courts, mediation, negotiation, judges, hearings, evidence and witnesses.
Understanding when it's important to hire a lawyer
Resolving your legal problem without going to court
Getting ready for a hearing
Information on emergency legal services after a natural disaster
Problems caused by natural disasters