Step 2: Choose a Toolkit or Article.
A Toolkit includes Forms, Instructions, Frequently Asked Questions and related Articles. Toolkits have this symbol:
An Article provides basic information about a topic. Some Articles include Forms. Articles have this symbol:
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.
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 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 contains answers to common questions about how to get court-ordered temporary authority to care of a child. This article was written by Texas Legal Services Center.
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.
The Austin Medical-Legal Partnership 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.
This article explains how you serve a family law respondent who lives in Mexico.
Texas does not have legal separation, so this article explains how to protect your legal rights when you are not, for whatever reason, ready to divorce.
This handbook tells you about Harris County family courts and other family law issues.