Family Court


The Family Court Judges and the Family Court Administration staff are located in the Family Court Center, 123 Wyoming Avenue, First Floor, Scranton, PA 18503. The Family Court Administration Office is located on the first floor of the building and is headed by the Deputy Court Administrator for Family Courts. In addition to handling the processing of all Protection From Abuse applications and cases, the Family Courts are responsible for all Juvenile Delinquency cases, Children and Youth cases and Custody and Divorce matters.

INFORMATION

Family Court Local Rules

ALL PETITIONS / MOTIONS SHOULD BE SENT TO Email



Location

Family Court Center
123 Wyoming Avenue, First Floor
Scranton, PA 18503


Phone: (570) 963-5692
FAX: (570) 963-5693


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  • Application for Continuance
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  • Application for Continuance (Fillable)
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  • Application for Continuance (Spanish)
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  • Criminal Record – Abuse History Verification
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  • Custody Petition (9.23.20)
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  • Custody Petition (9.23.20)(Fillable)
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  • Custody Petition (Spanish)
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  • Fee Schedule for Civil and Family Court Divisions
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  • How to File for a Temporary Protection From Abuse Order
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  • How to file a Petition for Emergency Custody
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  • How to File a New Custody Case
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  • How to file to Modify a Custody Order
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  • In Forma Pauperis Petition
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  • Parenting Plan
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  • Petition for Contempt – Custody
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  • Petition for Contempt – Custody (Spanish)
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  • Petition for Emergency Special Relief
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  • Petition for Emergency Special Relief (Fillable)
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  • Petition for Special Relief
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  • PFA Packet
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  • PFA Packet (Fillable)
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