Class Schedule

Attention: Court Assistance Workshop Information

The Court Assistance is suspending all workshops until end of April when we will reevaluate the situation. If you need help feel free to call our Court Assistance Officer at 208-446-1225. The Court Assistance Officer will still be helping with child support calculations and anything you may need help with via phone. The Focus on Children Class in CDA and Bonner County in April are closed. We will resume in May. If you would like to complete via online, please feel free to call 208-446-1179. If you have questions do not hesitate to call 208-446-1179.

Class schedules for Focus on Children information class are listed below. Please call Family Court Services Coordinator, Janet Meserve to schedule at 208-446-1179 or you may register by filling out the form available here. You will be contacted to confirm your reservation.

If there is a No Contact Order or Civil Protection order, please notify manager when scheduling your class. Efforts will be make to try to schedule you for separate classes when possible.


These classes are available for Benewah, Boundary, Bonner, Kootenai and Shoshone. Out of county or out of state guests are also welcome. The cost is $20 payable before the date of the class. If you are unable to pay before the date of the class, please call and we will make other arrangements.

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The online version is available as a possible option only if pre-approved by Family Court Services Manager. Please call 208-446-1179 before sending any money. This option may be available if you live 100 miles away and there isn't a class available in your area to attend in person.

To comply online, you will need to get pre-approval, then you will need to purchase the workbook and materials by sending a check or money order to Clerk of the District Court in the amount of $20. Please send check or money order and the address you would like the packet mailed, along with a copy of your order to :

Kootenai Justice Building -Family Court Services
Attn: Janet Meserve
324 W Garden Avenue
Coeur d' Alene, ID 83814

Bonner County

  • 5:30 until 8 p.m.
  • Usually held on the second Tuesday of the month
  • Bonner County Courthouse
    215 South First
    Sandpoint, ID 83864

Kootenai County

  • 8 until 10:30 a.m.
  • Usually held on the second Friday of the month
  • Kootenai Justice Building
    324 W Garden Avenue
    Coeur d' Alene, ID 83814

Benewah, Shoshone, Boundary

Call Family Court Services Manager to schedule at 208-446-1179.

2020 Schedule

  • June 9
  • July 14
  • August 11
  • September 8
  • October 13
  • November 10
  • December 8

2020 Schedule

  • April 10 Class changed to May 8th***Call Family Court Services to confirm as this may change to online classes only.
  • May 8
  • June 12
  • July 10
  • August 14
  • September 11
  • October 9 
  • November 13
  • December 11