Legal Resources in the Community


William Ridgeway Family Courthouse
3341 Power Inn Road
Sacramento, CA 95826

Contact Courthouse for updated dates and times 916-875-3400

Childcare may be available. The availability of childcare and limitations can change. Please check the courthouse website for the most current information and availability. 

Domestic Violence Temporary Restraining Order (TRO) Workshop
The court offers a free workshop on form preparation. A Spanish Interpreter is available at the class. This class is for both men and women and is held in the Self-Help Computer Room, Room 113A, on the first floor of the William R. Ridgeway Family Relations Courthouse, 3341 Power Inn Road. No appointment is necessary. The class is offered on Monday, Wednesday and Friday (excluding holidays) at 8:30 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. For complete information about the process and what is available, visit the court website.

Voluntary Legal Services Program of Northern California
VLSP is a volunteer-based “pro bono” legal aid program that provides free assistance with civil legal matters to low income clients living in the Sacramento region. Helps with: bankruptcy, debt collection problems, employment problems, criminal records expungement, employment law, estate planning, probate guardianship of minors and other civil legal matters. NO FAMILY LAW AT THIS TIME. Must live in Sacramento, Yolo, San Joaquin, El Dorado or Placer county.
(916) 551-2102
501 12th St. Sacramento, CA 95814 – main office
2411 Alhambra Boulevard, Suite 110, Sacramento, CA 95817- driver’s license reinstatement & criminal records expungement