Equal Access

Materials for Providers of Legal Self-Help Service

Program Operations

Self-Help Tracking and Reporting Survey (STARS)

Learn more about the STARS reporting system provided to the courts. 


See resources on funding your self help center

Recruiting and Hiring

See tools other self-help centers have used to hire staff

Staff Training Materials

Documents and samples of training materials to train self-help staff.

Intake Forms and Triage Tools

Find sample materials intake forms and triage tools

Service Delivery Models

Learn more about how other self help centers have expanded their services.

LEP resources

Find translated materials, tools for LEP litigants, and resources for interpreters and translators.

Research and Evaluation

See evaluation materials you can use to evaluate your self help center

Ethical Issues

Read about the changing roles of attorneys, judges, and court staff in serving self represented litigants.

Natural Disaster Recovery Materials

See resources for people and organizations affected by natural disasters.