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This article answers frequently asked questions about adult adoptions in Texas.   
This article about amending petitions in family law matters was written by Texas Legal Services Center.
This video was created by Legal Aid of Northwest Texas. It addresses co-parenting issues that come up during the COVID-19 crisis.  The video answers frequently asked questions and covers topics including the effect that the pandemic may have on parenting orders, such as visitation during shelter-in-place orders, and changing...
Co-parenting is when both parents work together to raise their children. This guide is full of helpful tips about co-parenting. It was written by the Office of the Attorney General of Texas.
This video was created by Lone Star Legal Aid. It addresses family law issues that come up during the COVID-19 crisis.  
If your child attends public pre-K-12 schools in Texas and has recently been displaced by a natural disaster, he/she may have education rights to immediate enrollment and supports and services.
This article answers frequently answered questions about legal emancipation in Texas.
This article explains what to expect if you are ordered to appear in a IV-D Court (also known as child support court). This article should not be considered legal advice, and doesn’t replace legal advice. It won’t explain every legal action that can happen in IV-D Court—just the most common ones.
This article by Texas Legal Services Center answers some frequently asked questions about how to enforce the division of property after a divorce.
This article was written by TexasLawHelp. It was last updated August 5, 2020. 
This article provides information on Runaway Reporting/Harboring Laws. This article was provided by Texas Appleseed.
This article provides an overview of the inventory and appraisement, which is a document that lets the court know what property needs to be divided in a divorce.   
This article was prepared by Legal Aid of Northwest Texas and contains material from other resources as well. It contains a general overview of bankruptcy and is not a substitute for direct representation by an attorney.
This article about name changes was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid.   
Texas Legal Services Center - Medical-Legal Partnerships has created a prenatal legal check up to help pregnant people in Texas. 
This article provides information for those representing themselves in a simple (uncontested) divorce, along with discussions about division of marital property and issues concerning children. Also provides tips on court etiquette and deadlines. It was written by the Texas Young Lawyers Association.  
This article contains a guide with information and resources for people representing themselves in a divorce, with resources and information specific to the Dallas, Texas, area. This article was written by the Dallas Bar Association.   
This article discusses serving incarcerated persons in Texas with citation and documents in a family law case.