Category Archives: News

  1. New Initiative Launched by Central Florida’s Senior Resource Alliance

    As families gather to celebrate the holidays, Central Florida’s Senior Resource Alliance has launched a new initiative to help prevent relatives from passing along COVID-19 to their elderly and vulnerable loved ones. To encourage vaccination and booster shots, the nonprofit agency is providing free transportation to vaccination sites, coordinating appointments, running a vaccine information hotline…

  2. Seminole County Legal Aid Honored With St. Martin de Porres Award

    Our nonprofit organization was awarded the prestigious St. Martin de Porres award by the Catholic Attorney Guild for our tireless efforts to provide legal assistance and hope to the poor. The ceremony was held at St. James Cathedral during the Red Mass on November 4, 2021.  St Martin de Porres is the patron saint of…

  3. Eighteenth Judicial Circuit Administrative Order No.:21-11 6th Amended Supersedes 21-11 5th Amended. Effective October 19, 2021.

    In Re: ADMINISTRATIVE RULES – Covid-19 Procedures

  4. Amendment to Chapter 825 – Effective July 2021.

    The courts have a new tool to protect financial exploitation of elderly persons and disabled adults. Effective July 2021, an amendment to Chapter 825 creates a civil cause of action for an injunction for protection against exploitation of a “vulnerable person.” Prior to 1973, Florida law did not distinguish between the terms “competent” and “diminished…

  5. New Webpage for Self-Represented Litigants

    Seminole County Clerk of Court has created a new webpage to help pro-se litigants. This new website will replace Form A and provide direct links to aid self-represented litigants with filing to the court. In addition, The Seminole County Clerk of Court will also offer kiosks that will have a direct link to the Family…