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Resources to Support CARE Act Implementation

CARE Act Resources for Petitioners

CARE petitions may be filed in the counties of Glenn, Orange, Riverside, San Diego, San Francisco, Stanislaus, and Tuolumne beginning Monday, October 2, 2023, and in the county of Los Angeles beginning Friday, December 1, 2023. Petitions must be filed in the county in which the respondent resides, is found, or is facing criminal or civil proceedings. Petitions may not be filed in any of the remaining 50 counties until their implementation date of December 1, 2024. For more information on the CARE Act Petition Process and Petition Forms, please visit the Information for CARE Act Petitioners section on the CalHHS website:

Additionally, please reference this one-page information flyer for CARE Act Resources for Petitioners.

  • CARE Act Process
  • Counsel/Courts
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