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This service is limited to Clatsop, Columbia, Lincoln, Polk, Tillamook, Washington, and Yamhill Counties. If you need facilitator information for another county you can find them on our Statewide Facilitators page.
Northwest Oregon Facilitation Initiative (NWOFI) services are free to all self-represented parties, regardless of income. We provide information, assistance, and navigation to litigants in family law cases so that they can meaningfully participate in the court process. These services are available through our facilitators and shared resources in Clatsop, Columbia, Lincoln, Polk, Tillamook, Washington, and Yamhill Counties.
You can call anytime during open hours to speak to a facilitator.
Monday through Friday: 9am - 12pm and 1pm - 4pm (PT)
To schedule a phone or video appointment, please follow the link below.
Select your local court from the drop down to be taken to that participating county's homepage.
Designed to help answer questions about marriage, adoption, divorce, child custody, and other family law topics
Fees and costs are required in most civil cases. You may ask the court to defer or waive those fees and costs. The court can only defer or waive fees if you are low-income (according to federal poverty guidelines).
Access to child support calculator, Rules and Laws, accounting services and enforcement
If you are involved in a child custody case, you are required to attend a parenting class. This applies whether you are a party to a divorce, separation or are an unmarried parent.
Answers to legal questions, sample forms, and information about the courts, lawyers and social service organizations that provide services related to Family Law
Frequently Asked Questions regarding the Northwest Oregon Facilitation Initiative (NWOFI)
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