Free seminar on family law offered

| 15 Feb 2012 | 09:17

Project Self-Sufficiency will sponsor a free seminar about issues related to Family Law on Wednesday, Sept. 21, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Sussex Middle School, located at 10 Loomis Avenue in Sussex. The program will address child support, grounds for divorce, court procedures, custody, alimony, parenting time, equitable distribution of assets, and other topics related to divorce. The presentation, which will be facilitated by Marleen Horlacher, Esquire, is free and open to the public. Project Self-Sufficiency provides a variety of free legal education services to participants, including one-on-one consultations, pro se divorce workshops, clinics for assistance with the preparation of child support motions, and monthly forums on a variety of topics. Funding for the agency’s legal services programs is provided in part by the IOLTA Fund of the Bar of New Jersey. Project Self-Sufficiency is a private non-profit community-based organization dedicated to improving the lives of low-income families residing in northwestern New Jersey. The agency’s mission is to provide a broad spectrum of holistic, respectful, and comprehensive services enabling low-income single parents, teen parents, two-parent families, and displaced homemakers to improve their lives and the lives of their children through the achievement of personal and economic self-sufficiency and family stability. Since 1986 Project Self-Sufficiency has served more than 19,000 families, including more than 30,000 children. The family law seminar will be held at the Sussex Middle School, which is located at 10 Loomis Avenue in Sussex. Attendance is free, and open to the public, but registration is required. Call Project Self-Sufficiency at 973-940-3500.