Class Schedule

Attention: Court Assistance Workshop Information

The Court Assistance Office is suspending all in-person classes until further notice. Workshops are now being held via Zoom. Please contact the Court Assistance Office at 208-446-1225 or courtassistance@kcgov.us for more information or to register for a class. The Court Assistance Office is still assisting with child support calculations and anything you may need help with via phone or zoom appointments.

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. 

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.

Cost

These classes are available for Benewah, Boundary, Bonner, Kootenai and Shoshone. The cost is $20 payable before the date of the class. Payment can be made in-person at the clerk’s office or by telephone. Please note that there is a $3.00 service fee for telephone payments. If you are unable to pay before the date of the class, please call and we will make other arrangements.

Phone Number to Pay by Phone:

Kootenai County208-446-1160
Bonner County208-265-1432
Benewah County
208-245-3241
Boundary County
208-267-5504
Shoshone County
208-752-1266
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Register

Please click here to register for the Focus on Children Class. If you have a No Contact Order or Civil Protection Order in your case, please contact Family Court Services directly at 208-446-1179 to register.

Bonner County

2022 Schedule

*Family Court Services will contact you to let you know the steps to join the class. 

*Classes are in person on the second Tuesday of each month from 5:30-8 pm at the Bonner County Courthouse. Please make payment to the clerk’s office in person or by telephone prior to the date of the workshop.


  • November 7: 5:30-8:00 pm (class on Monday due to election)
  • December 13: 5:30-8:00 pm

2023 Schedule

  • January 10: 5:30-8:00 pm 
  • February 14: 5:30-8:00 pm 
  • March 14: 5:30-8:00 pm 
  • April 11: 5:30-8:00 pm 
  • May 9: 5:30-8:00 pm 
  • June 13: 5:30-8:00 pm 
  • July 11: 5:30-8:00 pm 
  • August 8: 5:30-8:00 pm 
  • September 12: 5:30-8:00 pm 
  • October 10: 5:30-8:00 pm 
  • November 14: 5:30-8:00 pm 
  • December 12: 5:30-8:00 pm 

Kootenai County

2022 Schedule

*Family Court Services will contact you to let you know the steps to join the class. 

*Classes are in person on the second Friday of each month from 8-10:30 am at the Kootenai County Administration Building, Room 1A/1B. Please make payment to the clerk’s office in person or by telephone prior to the date of the workshop.

  • November 4: 8:00-10:30 am (first Friday)
  • December 9: 8:00-10:30 am 

2023 Schedule

  • January 6: 8:00-10:30am
  • February 6: 8:00-10:30am
  • March 10: 8:00-10:30am
  • April 7: 8:00-10:30am
  • May 12: 8:00-10:30am
  • June 9: 8:00-10:30am
  • July 7: 8:00-10:30am
  • August 11: 8:00-10:30am
  • September 8: 8:00-10:30am
  • October 6: 8:00-10:30am
  • November 3: 8:00-10:30am (first Friday due to Veterans Day)
  • December 8: 8:00-10:30am



Benewah, Shoshone, Boundary

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