LEGAL ASSISTANCE:

 

COUNTY DOMESTIC RELATIONS COURT (FAMILY COURT)

Allegheny County Bar Association Lawyer Referral Service
412-261-5555
436 Seventh Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
www.acbalrs.org

CHILD SUPPORT AND CUSTODY ISSUES
412-350-5600


www.alleghenycourts.us
440 Ross Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

Services: To file for child support, contact Allegheny County Domestic Relations Office, Family Division at 412-350-5771. In order to receive government subsidized child care, you may be required to file for child support. To file for custody of a child, contact the adult division of family court.


Office

Location

Hours of Operation

Intake Unit
(Child & Spousal Support
Complaints)

Family Court Facility,
Intake, 3rd Floor

Monday through Friday,
8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Night Court (Child & Spousal Support Issues
- Parties may file a support complaint ONLY if both parties live in Allegheny County. Parties may also obtain case information, have questions answered, or file a modification petition.)

Family Court Facility,
Room 4020

Wednesday evenings from 4:30 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.

UIFSA (Uniform Interstate
Family Support Act) Unit
(Out of County/State Support)

Allegheny Building
429 Forbes Ave, Suite 210
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

UIFSA Screening Services
Monday through Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m
To assist clients without appointments who need information on their cases or wish to file modification or enforcement petitions.

   

UIFSA Intake
Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. To file a new support complaint

Protection From Abuse
(PFA) Unit

Family Court Facility,
Room 3030

Monday through Friday, 9:00 until 11:00 a.m. ONLY (At other times, victims of domestic violence may apply for an emergency protection from abuse order through their local District Justice or through the "night court" at the Municipal Courts Building during evening hours.)

Generations Center
(Custody Cases)

Family Court Facility,
1st Floor

For assistance:
Monday through Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.


Support Conferences/Hearings
(Parties and counsel check-in
for scheduled conferences and hearings)

Family Court Facility, Room 4020 (unless otherwise directed by the court papers)


As scheduled

Screening/Walk-In Service
(Parties and counsel may obtain case information, have questions answered, or file a modification petition)


Family Court Facility, Room 4020

Monday through Thursday from 8:30 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.

Allegheny County Family Court

Adult Court Home: http://www.alleghenycourts.us/family/adult/default.aspx

Adult Court Manual (with forms): http://www.alleghenycourts.us/family/CourtManual/Adult.aspx

Pro Se Motions Program: http://www.alleghenycourts.us/docupost/adult_motions_pro_se.aspx
440 Ross Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

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