There will no longer be any "in person court hearings" held at Rhode Island Family Court until further notice.
This includes all Family Court locations: Providence, Kent, Washington, and Newport County.
Please do not appear at the courthouse on the date you were previously scheduled.
All cases with a scheduled in person court date, will now be rescheduled for a new hearing date and time.
On the new court date/time listed, you will have your hearing via telephone or WebEx video conference.
You may be contacted by a child support representative about this.
Once the court has completed rescheduling the hearings, you will be mailed a notice with the new date and time. Please follow the instructions included to participate in your court hearing.
Your participation is required.
If you have a court hearing scheduled and you need the telephone or WebEx information to participate in your court hearing,you can find that information here.
Thank you for your cooperation and patience.