Philadelphia County (Custody): Motion for Emergency Relief

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 Philadelphia Motion for Emergency Relief

Click the document title to be linked to LawHelp Interactive where you can prepare a "Motion for Emergency Relief," which you can use if you need the Philadelphia Family Court to make a decision about child custody immediately because a child is at risk of or is in immediate physical danger.  THIS FORM IS NOT FOR USE OUTSIDE OF PHILADELPHIA.

The site will ask you a series of questions about your situation and then create a motion for YOU based on YOUR ANSWERS. The motion can then be printed and filed in court.  PLEASE NOTE: This is NOT a fill-in-the-blank form.

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Last Review and Update: Mar 16, 2017