Okeechobee Parenting Class
Watch this Divorce Course from ANY DEVICE:
4-hr SELF-PACED VIDEO online course
100% ONLINE Florida Parenting class
Instant Access & Certificate
Guaranteed Acceptance in FL. Courts
Engaging 10 modules + activities
Created by Top 1% Ranked Doctor
BONUS: Audio & PDF included
312 NW 3rd Street
Okeechobee, Florida 34972
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Legal Aid and resources
Free Legal Aid for Okeechobee County
Help is available for low-income residents of Okeechobee County in need of assistance in matters related to Florida divorce laws. Parents who plan to divorce in Florida can speak with a divorce attorney and get free legal advice by calling the Helpline Number at 1-888-582-3410 during hours of operation: Monday through Thursday | 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. This is a service offered by the Florida Rural Legal Services.
To see if you are eligible to receive this free service, click HERE
Florida Divorce Lawyer Referral Service
If you plan to file for divorce in Florida and are looking for private attorneys in Okeechobee County, you can use the Florida Bar Association Referral service. You will be asked to describe your legal issue, and they will refer you to a Florida divorce lawyer with experience with your particular legal matter who practices family law in Okeechobee County.
In addition to being in good standing with the Florida Bar, most of these divorce attorneys carry professional malpractice insurance, which assures you of getting the best quality legal work for your money.
Florida Divorce Forms
The Office of Family Courts has put together helpful legal information for those filing for divorce in Florida. You can learn about Florida divorce laws in the Florida Courts website and by accessing Florida Family Law Forms.
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Divorce in Florida with Children
In Florida, parents involved in a dissolution of marriage proceeding with minor children or a paternity proceeding with issues of parental responsibility must attend, separately, parenting classes approved by the Department of Children and Families (DCF) before the court issues a final judgment.
Parenting Classes Online
Florida divorce laws require that parenting classes last a minimum of 4 hours. The State allows parents to take these parenting classes online. Co-parenting classes, Family stabilization, parent education, divorce course, or parenting education course, as these educational programs are also called, provide education, training, and support during the divorce process in accordance with Chapter 61.21 of the Florida Statutes.