Juvenile Courts

Services Provided
“New Beginnings” Parent Education Class
A three-hour, court-mandated program for parents who are getting a divorce, dissolution or a legal separation; provides education on the effects of divorce on children and teaches skills for reducing conflict between parents and keeping children “out of the middle”. View our 2013 Schedule of Classes to see when our classes are offered this year.

Mediation Services 
Parents can make an appointment for mediation services on a voluntary basis or they are referred by both Common Pleas Court and Juvenile Court in hopes of resolving custody/visitation disputes and developing their own parenting plans with the help of a trained mediator who serves as a neutral third party.

Family Investigations / Home Studies 
Provided as a service to both Common Pleas Court in custody or visitation disputes; must be court-ordered..