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Family Court


The Nassau County Family Court will be closed in observation of the Presidents’ holiday from February 12 through February 15, 2016. During these dates, emergency applications for protective orders may be brought in the District Court at 99 Main Street, Hempstead, New York between the hours of 9 am and 2 pm.


Nassau County Supreme Court

General Information
Family Court, Nassau County
1200 Old Country Road
Westbury, New York 11590

The Family Court of the State of New York was created as a specialized court to handle cases involving children and families. Family Court judges hear a range of legal issues, including child abuse and neglect (child protection), adoption, child custody and visitation, domestic violence, guardianship, juvenile delinquency, paternity, persons in need of supervision (PINS), and child support.