Coming to the Family and Juvenile Court
Family and Juvenile Court (FJC) is a department of Superior Court and hears juvenile offender matters as well as adoptions, family law, child dependency cases, civil domestic violence and other protection order cases, probate and guardianships. Family & Juvenile Court also operates a juvenile detention facility.
Notice Regarding Calendar Changes Effective February 6, 2023
Updated Notices of Hearing for all calendars can be found on the Clerk's website by clicking here.
Throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, the Superior Court modified operations based on input from local public health. The Court continues to receive regular updates from public health. Based on current conditions, neither social distancing nor the wearing of facial coverings is required at our courthouses. The Court encourages individuals to be aware of their circumstances and make individual decisions regarding protecting their health. Remote participation continues to be available for many types of court proceedings and jury service deferrals may be requested based on individual or household health circumstances.
Juvenile Probation and Detention
TTY Relay: 711
Court Administration: FJCInfo@co.thurston.wa.us
Thurston County Family and Juvenile Court (FJC) is open Monday-Friday from 8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m., except County or State Holidays.
Court Administration is open Monday-Friday from 9:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.
La Corte Juvenil y de Familia estára abierto de Lunes a Viernes de 8:00 a.m. a 5:00 p.m.
Juvenile Department (Probation/Detention) is open Monday-Friday from 8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m., except County or State Holidays. After 5:00 p.m. on week days, weekends, and holidays, please call 360-709-3180.
2801 32nd Avenue SW
Tumwater, WA 98512
Thurston County Family and Juvenile Court
2000 Lakeridge Drive SW
Olympia, WA 98502
Directions to the Family and Juvenile Court
Parking is available off the street, directly to the right of the roundabout in front of Family and Juvenile Court.
Bicycle racks are available in front of the court entrance.
Information Regarding Calendars and Operations
For lists of motion, special set, and canceled calendars please click here.
Agreed/Uncontested Ex Parte Protocol
Family Law Emergency Motions Process
Spanish Mociones Ex Parte De Emergencia
Initial Protection Order Hearings
Minor Guardianship: Click here for more information.
Dependency Updates & Protocols:
Click here to see a new message regarding Dependency Calendars
How to attend your virtual hearing by Zoom
Commissioner's Calendar schedule with Zoom links
Judge's Calendar schedule with Zoom links
How to attend an ITA hearing by Zoom