Community Legal Resources

  • Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS)
  • Whatcom Dispute Resolution Center
  • Catholic Community Center
  • Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Services
  • Law Advocates (Street Law Information available on their website here)
  • Northwest Justice Project and the CLEAR Hotline
  • Office of Support Enforcement - Also known as Child Support Enforcement Office. Questions about child support enforcement, establishing paternity, and the state child support registry can be answered by the state; call 800-729-7580
  • Washington State Courts - Provides basic court information and generic court forms
  • Libraries 
  • Lummi Victims of Crime Program - Serves Native Americans in Whatcom County with a variety of topics and issues. Phone: (360) 312-2015
  • Washington Law Help
  • Opportunity Council Community Resource Center - Phone: 360-734-5121, extension 370
  • Probate & Guardianship Information

    Peruse both probate information and guardianship information.