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Legal Resources

Here are some helpful resources and web site for legal help.

Fight For Your Rights – A Guidebook for California Foster Youth, Former Foster Youth, And Those Who Care About Them The National Center for Youth Law released this publication, which is authored by a former foster youth who is also an attorney. Its goal is to inform you about services and issues that are important to youth preparing for the transition to independence.

Foster Care Ombudsman This website provides brief and simply stated information about your rights while in foster care as well as information about how The Office of Foster Care Ombudsman can help you.

San Diego County Court Information This website will provide court information on all types of court cases - civil, landlord/tenant, restraining orders, small claims, traffic and more. You will also find information such as court locations and forms.