Special Education, Youth, and Juvenile Justice
This page has information on emancipation, special education, or when kids have trouble in school.
Legal Information: Booklets
This link will download a booklet on emancipation.
This link will take you to a page with booklets from Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands. Scroll to the bottom of the page to see information on school fees or riding the school bus.
This link talks about help available in Memphis if your kids are having problems in school.
Statewide Social Services Resources
Help by phone - Dial 211 for Tennessee’s community services help line; or visit the 211 website:
Kid Central is a one-stop shop for Tennessee families to connect with important information and resources provided by Tennessee state departments.
These forms are provided by the state. They can be filed in any county in the state. If you need help filling out the forms, you can ask a lawyer in your area.
Legal Help or Representation
Volunteer Lawyers Who Will Answer Questions for Free Online
How it works:
- We'll ask you some questions to see if we can help you. If we can help, you'll make an account.
- Ask your non-criminal legal question.
- We will e-mail you when your question receives a response. Come back to the web site and sign in to read the response.
Directory of Legal Aid Attorneys and Other Agencies by County