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Self-Help and Links

Self-Help-Hillsborough County

  • Legal Information Centers: If you need information about representing yourself in a Hillsborough County family law case, Bay Area Legal Services' staff can assist you at the Legal Information Centers located in the George Edgecomb Courthouse and the Plant City Courthouse. Learn more about our legal information centers.
  • Family Forms Clinic: If you need help filling out Hillsborough County family law forms, BALS staff and volunteers can assist you at the George Edgecomb Courthouse. For walk-in hours or information, click here.

Disaster Resources and Links


All of the links listed below are provided to you as a public service. We do not warranty or guarantee that the information provided on these websites is accurate or current, or that any forms you download will be accepted by the courts. You should not rely on this information to make legal decisions.

Free Wireless Phones for the Hearing Impaired - Florida Telecommunications Relay, Inc. provides free amplified wireless phones to Florida residents who have been certified as having a hearing loss or speech impairment. Call 1.800.222.3448 or go to for more information.
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Serving Florida: Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas, and Sarasota Counties.
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