Self-Help Materials

Contracting: Frequently asked questions about the legal rights and responsibilities of a minor entering into a contract.

Emancipation: Frequently asked questions about emancipation (the legal process by which minors over the age of 18 can become independent from their parents under certain conditions).

Domestic Violence: Frequently asked questions about domestic violence and how to get help.

Healthcare: Frequently asked questions about healthcare coverage.

Involuntary Commitment:  Frequently asked questions about involuntary commitment, the process by which guardians admit a minor to a mental health or substance abuse facility against the minor's will.

Child Labor: Frequently asked questions about child labor laws, including what jobs youth of a given age can work in.

Restriction Orders: Table of different types of restraining and protection orders, with information including what each order does and how to get it.