Welcome to SelfHelpSupport.org!
SelfHelpSupport.org is an award-winning site that supports a growing network of self-help program practitioners with an online clearinghouse of information relating to self-representation.
Become a Member of SelfHelpSupport.org
Members include judges, clerks, court staff, legal aid advocates, bar association representatives, law school faculty, researchers, and others who work to increase access to justice.
This site and its materials are for non-commercial purposes only.
This site isÂ notÂ for self-represented litigants. If you need legal help, visit this list ofÂ helpful websitesÂ or go toÂ LawHelp.orgÂ to find help in your states.
SelfHelpSupport.org supports pro se practitionersÂ through:
Unbundling Legal Services
Ethics & Changing Roles
Evaluation Tools & Reports
Funding & Grants
Language & Cultural Issues
Pro Se Task Force Reports
Submit Content to SelfHelpSupport.org
To submit program materials, news, a link to your website, or an original article, e-mail Greg Hurley atÂ [email protected]Â or use the “Add a Resource” feature in the Library, News, or Calendar areas.
We want to make this site relevant and useful! Please submit suggestions and comments to Greg Hurley atÂ [email protected].
Thank you to theÂ State Justice InstituteÂ for funding this project in 2003 and 2005-2007. Without their financial assistance, this project would not be possible. We are also grateful for financial support from theÂ Judicial Council of California, theÂ Maryland Administrative Office of the Courts, theÂ Chicago-Kent College of Law, and theÂ National Center for State Courts.
Pro Bono NetÂ has provided the web platform and software that allows this site to function and theÂ National Center for State CourtsÂ has managed this project since its conception in 2003. In addition, thanks to the many participating organizations that have contributed by providing input and in-kind support to this project.
SelfHelpSupport.org was awarded the prestigiousÂ Howell HeflinÂ award from theÂ State Justice InstituteÂ in 2005 for project excellence.
Both in 2004 and 2007, SelfHelpSupport.org was awarded aÂ Top Ten Website AwardÂ fromÂ JusticeServed.com.
The points of view expressed on this website and in any documents herein do not necessarily reflect the views, official positions or policies of any of the participating organizations.