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Public Resources

Listed below are some important numbers which you might need if you are involved in the legal system:

 

The Judicial Branch: A Brief Overview of the Pennsylvania Court System produced by AOPC

Click here to view this video. 

 

Delaware County Court of Common Pleas    

 

If you need general information about the Court...                                                      

                               

Main Contact Information      

 

Telephone: (610) 891-4000                            

 

 

Website:

www.co.delaware.pa.us/courts

If you need information about filing paperwork with the Court...                                           

Office of Judicial Support                            

 

 

Telephone: (610) 891-4370    

 

 

Website:

www.co.delaware.pa.us/ojs

If you need information about scheduling a hearing...

Court Administrator          

 

 

Telephone: (610) 891-4550    

 

 

Website:

www.co.delaware.pa.us/courts

If you need permit information... Sheriff's Department

 

 

Telephone: (610) 891-4296    

 

 

Website:

www.co.delaware.pa.us/sheriff

If you need to find out about how to file for child support...                                                          Domestic Relations         

 

 

Telephone: (610) 891-4314    

 

 

Website: www.co.delaware.pa.us/domesticrelations

 

If you have been arrested or charged with a  crime (and your income qualifies you)...

 

Public Defenders Office

(610) 891-4100

Website: www.co.delaware.pa.us/depts/defender

 

State Organizations

If you are interested in learning more about the state bar association or if you need links to other county bar associations...                    

Pennsylvania Bar Association

 

 

Telephone: (800) 932-0311    

 

 

Website: www.pabar.org                  

If you would like to look up a criminal docket or get more information about the Pennsylvania Court System...

Administrative Office of Pennsylvania Courts 

 

 

Telephone: (717) 231-3300  

 

 

Website: www.aopc.org     

If you would like to look up information about a lawyer or report a lawyer for misconduct... Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court

 

 

Telephone: (610) 650-8210 

 

 

Website: www.padisciplinaryboard.org

If you want to access the PA SCDU or get more information about child support...                                     Pennsylvania Child Support                      

 

 

Telephone: (877) 727-7238

 

 

Website: www.childsupport.state.pa.us

If you have been a victim of crime and want to learn more about services, such as Crime Victims Compensation...

 

Crime Victims Compensation (Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency)

 

 

Telephone: (800) 233-2339

 

 For the link, click HERE.

 

Legal Assistance

 

If you live in Delaware, Bucks, Chester or Montgomery Counties and would like to obtain legal assistance...         

Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania

 

Telephone: (877) 429-5994     

  

Website: www.lasp.org  

If you are disabled and low income and need legal assistance...

Legal Clinic for the Disabled

 

Telephone: (215) 587-3350

 

Website: www.lcdphila.org

If you are a victim of domestic violence... Domestic Abuse Project of Delaware County

 

Hotline: (610) 565-4590

 

Website:  www.dapdc.org

If you have a fee dispute with you attorney.... Delaware County Bar Association Fee Dispute Committee

Telephone:  (610) 566-6625

 

 

Other Organizations

 

If you are a senior citizen who needs assistance...                                                              

COSA                                                      

Telephone: (610) 490-1300                           

Website: www.delcosa.org

 

If you are interested in volunteering to teach a research-based decision making process to prison inmates...

Thresholds in Delaware County

Telephone: (610) 459-9384

Website: 

Click HERE

If you are seeking subsidized housing opportunities...

Dealware County Housing Authority Telephone: (610) 876-2521

Website:

www.dcha1.org