Family Division

The Family Practice Division develops and implements policies and best practices to advance the goals and mission of the Judiciary in areas related to family law.  

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Visit our self-help center for forms and information to represent yourself in a family court matter.

Contacts

Joanne Dietrich, Assistant Director, Family Practice Division
609-815-2900 ext. 55350

The following statewide directories are available:

Forms

These are the forms below used most frequently in family court. See the full forms catalog .

Manuals and Reports

The following manuals assist the courts, police, and other state agencies:

These Supervised Visitation Program Annual Reports are available:

2020 Supervised Visitation Program Annual Report
2019 Supervised Visitation Program Annual Report
2018 Supervised Visitation Program Annual Report
2017 Supervised Visitation Program Annual Report
2016 Supervised Visitation Program Annual Report

Call 609-815-2900 ext. 55350  to request previous annual reports back to 2008.

These Domestic Violence Reports are available:

2018-2020 Report on the Domestic Violence Act
2017 Report on the Domestic Violence Act
2016 Report on the Domestic Violence Act

Call  609-815-2900 ext. 55350  to request previous annual reports back to 2003.

Federal Grants

Agencies and service providers can use the CIC Improvement Grant Proposal Form to submit proposals for improving children in court operations and procedures.

Docket Types

Family court cases are identified by these docket types.

Docket Type: Type of Case
FA: Adoption
FC: Child Placement Review
FD: Custody in non-divorce cases (non-dissolution)
FF: Juvenile family crisis
FG: Termination of parental and adoption rights
FL: Kinship & Legal guardianship
FM: Divorce (Dissolution)
FN: Child abuse/neglect
FO: Quasi-criminal
FV: Domestic violence and Sexual Assault Survivor Protection Act (SASPA)