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Video: A Family Guide to Dependency Court

Authored By: Florida Courts
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The 12 minute video provides an overview of dependency court for parents at the beginning of a case and explains topics like:
 

  • What happens in dependency court and hearings?

  • Who’s in the courtroom?

  • Do I need a lawyer?

  • When can I visit my children?

  • What should I bring to court?

  • What is a case plan?
     

This video was jointly developed by the Steering Committee on Families and Children in the Court and the Office of Court Improvement.  

Last Review and Update: Oct 06, 2015