Bar and Professional Associations:
State Bar of California
Alameda County Bar Association
Contra Costa County Bar Association
AFCC—The Association of Family and Conciliation Courts
Collaborative Practice East Bay

Local Courts and Agencies:
Superior Court of California, Alameda County
Superior Court of California, Contra Costa County

Family Violence Law Center:A non-profit agency dedicated to serving Alameda County victims of domestic violence with legal representation and support services at low or no cost. There is no income eligibility requirement.

Stand for Families Free of Domestic Violence
...(Contra Costa County)

Mediate.comProvides a variety of articles and blogs relevant to mediation in all areas of the law,
including divorce and family, with referrals to mediators all across the US.

International Academy of Collaborative Professionals
IACP is the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals, an international community of legal, mental health and financial professionals working in concert to create client-centered processes for resolving conflict.”

California Courts Self-Help Center
User-friendly information on California Family Law with links to the Local Rules for all counties in California, as well as the Rules of Court. Provides PDF versions of family law forms.
From the website..."In 1988, Kids’ Turn was created. With the foresight and vision of renowned San Francisco mediator, Jeanne Ames, Family Law Judge, The Hon. Ina Gyemant, psychiatrist, John Sikorski, and attorneys Ann Van Balen and Jennifer Jackson, Kids’ Turn started as a nonprofit agency in order to offer direct educational services to children and their parents who are undergoing separation or divorce. Located in San Francisco, Kids’ Turn now serves six Bay Area counties: Marin, Alameda, Contra Costa, San Mateo, San Francisco and Santa Clara."

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