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  • Child Support Agency
    (608) 637-5335
  • Circuit Court/Clerk of Courts
    (608) 637-5340
    Court forms; court records for civil, criminal, family, traffic and ordinance cases; civil judgment and lien docket; pay fees online; jury information
  • Corporation Counsel
    (608) 637-5377
  • County Clerk
    (608) 637-5380
    Marriage licenses, elections and voter registration, and county government records
  • District Attorney
    (608) 637-5357
  • Family Court Commissioner
    (608) 637-5364
  • Register in Probate
    (608) 637-5347
    Adoptions, civil commitments, estates and trust, guardianship and probate
  • Register of Deeds
    (608) 637-5371
    Birth, marriage and death records; real estate records; termination of decedent's property interest; and register firm names
  • Sheriff's Department
    (608) 637-2123
    County law enforcement; operation of the county jail; execution or service of legal documents including restraining orders, evictions, repossessions, and foreclosure sales; execution of criminal warrants

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
    Local Phone: 608-637-5201
    Toll-Free Phone: 888-637-1323
  • AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin
    (800) 878-6267, (414) 225-1578. Dedicated to ensuring that individuals are treated fairly in employment, housing, and health.
  • CASA for Kids
    (608) 781-2783
    Provide court-based advocacy for children who are under court jurisdiction due to of abuse or neglect.
  • Center Point Counseling
    (608) 638-7420 Provides mediation services for family law cases.
  • Domestic Abuse Project – Family & Children’s Center
    (608) 637-7052 Provides a trained, experienced advocate for individuals experiencing domestic violence
  • Language Assistance Program, Clerk of Circuit Court
    (608) 637-5340 The Language Assistance Plan serves to help ensure access to court services for persons with limited English proficiency (LEP). It also covers interpreter services to deaf and hard of hearing persons.
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    (800) 873-0927, (855) 947-2529, (608) 785-2809. Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters.
  • Vernon County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (608) 637-5357 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.

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