Probate Court Services is a specialized unit that handles investigations related to conservatorships, emancipation of a minor, freedom from parental control. guardianships, marriage permission for minors, and stepparent adoptions.
Appointment of a person to oversee the finances and/or the care of an older adult or a developmentally disabled adult who cannot take care of him-/herself.
Freeing a child from the control of a parent and giving the child some rights as an adult
A process by which a parents rights can be terminated so an adoption proceeding can occur.
Appointment of a person to oversee the finances and/or the care of a child whose parents are unable to care of the child.
Anyone under 18 wishing to marry must have the approval of your parents and a court order.
Family Court Services staff is unable to provide legal advice. We can however provide you with information about our services. If you have questions, please call 209-754-9890.