Appalachian Judicial Circuit Superior Courts

Services

SEE THE LOCAL RESOURCES PAGE FOR MORE FOR INFORMATION ON SERVICES



CHILD SUPPORT



Bill Fincher
Child Support Recovery
P.O. Box 2627
Ellijay, GA  30540
Phone:  706-276-2364
Fax:      706-276-2378

For more information concerning the enforcement of child support orders, visit DHR Office of Child Support Enforcement.

VICTIM ASSISTANCE PROGRAM


Corey Debord
Victim Assistance Program Director
Phone:  706-635-5122

For more information about this service, visitGeorgia Victim Assistance Program.


DOMESTIC VIOLENCE


While court personnel are not allowed to give legal advice, the Clerk's office may have the forms you need to file petitions under the Family Violence Act,which you can read about by clicking here.  To see if you qualify for a Family Violence Protective Order or a Stalking Order, click here.  You may download forms from the Georgia Clerks Authority website. 

The 
North Georgia Mountain Crisis Network has representatives who may be able to assist you in Court and offer other services.  Click here to visit their website and obtain their contact information.  

Inorder to download some of the forms, you may need to first install Adobe Reader on your computer.  To download  Adobe Reader, click here 

DIVORCE/CHILD CUSTODY/LEGITIMATION

Divorcing Parents' Seminar
-For information on this requirement, visit the 9th District website by clicking here

For dates of upcoming Divorcing Parents' Seminar,
click here.  

Also, 
see the Internal Operating Procedure pertaining to divorcing parents seminar.  

The Clerk's office has a copy of the Appalachian Circuit's Internal Operating Procedures that may be helpful to you.  For web access to the Internal Operating Procedures, 
click here. 


Other helpful sites* for obtaining information include the following

 Legal Aid-GA 
 contains questions and answers on a variety of topics, including divorce, adoption, and child support.  
Click here to visit their site. 

Click here for the Fulton County Family Divisionwebsite, which includes packets, forms, and articles.

For the Clayton County Superior Court website, which includes a checklist for divorce petitions, 
click here.  

For Hall County's pro se  divorce forms, 
click here.

In order to download some of the forms, you may need to first install Adobe Reader on your computer.  To download  Adobe Reader, click here.
Para descargar a lector del adobeclick here.
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For information and forms in SpanishClick here
Para la información y las formas en españolClick here
For information and forms in other languagesClick here

*These websites may or may not provide information helpful to you in your particular case.  The information may or may not apply to the Appalachian Judicial Circuit.  Please consult an attorney if you have questions. 

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