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Wayne County, Michigan Family Court
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Welcome! On this page you'll find the following information for Wayne County, Michigan:
- Where to file for child custody in Wayne County
- How to find or contact the Wayne County Family Court
- Whether the court offers childcare for days you must visit the court building
- Where to find Wayne County child custody forms and court fees
- How to learn more and find a lawyer
Where To File for Child Custody in Wayne County, Michigan
In Wayne County, child custody is handled by the Wayne County Circuit Court
NAME OF COURT
Wayne County Circuit Court
COURT WEBSITE ADDRESS
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COURT PHONE NUMBER
General Information: 313-224-5260
Friend of Court Customer Service: 844-785-7593
Coleman A. Young Municipal Center (CAYMC)
Family Division-Domestic Relations
2 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48226
Wayne County Friend of Court
Detroit, MI 48226
The Wayne County Friend of Court helps the court with evaluation, establishment, and enforcement of custody, parenting time, and child support issues.
Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. except court holidays.
No Childcare Available
Wayne County Child Custody Forms & Fees
Michigan Child Custody Forms Used in Wayne County
Wayne County Child Custody Forms
Family Court Fee
If you can't afford Wayne County court filing fees, see the fee waiver information offered by Michigan Legal Help.
Get Help With Michigan Child Custody
Before you file legal papers, take some time to familiarize yourself with the resouces offered by your local court. Most courts now offer at least some materials and forms to help you understand and manage your child custody case. Even if you plan to work with a lawyer, it's smart to do some research before you turn things over. When you're ready to find a lawyer, the resources below can help you locate a child custody attorney near you.
Wayne County Family Court Self-Help Materials
Michigan Resources for Making a Parenting Plan
Wayne County Free or Low Cost Legal Help
Wayne County Child Custody Lawyers