Under Georgia law, both parties in a divorce are required to attend a parenting seminar in Georgia if the parties have children under the age of 18. See Uniform Superior Court Rule 24.8. The following is the 2013 parenting seminar schedule for Fulton County (Alpharetta, Atlanta, Johns Creek, Milton, Roswell):
• Saturday morning seminar once per month from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Downtown Justice Center Building (160 Pryor Street, S.W., Courtroom G33, Atlanta, Georgia). 2013dates: January 26, February 16, March 16, April 13, May 18, June 15, July 20, August 17, September 22, October 19, November 16, December 14
• Wednesday morning seminar once per month from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the HJC Bowen Multipurpose Complex (2885 Church Street, East Point, Georgia in the auditorium. 2013dates: January 30, February 20, March 27, April 24, May 22, June 26, July 24, August 28, September 25, October 23, November 20, December 18
• Thursday evening seminar once per month from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Dorothy Benson Senior Multipurpose Complex (6500 Vernon Woods, Drive, Building B, Sandy Springs,Georgia). 2013 dates: January 10, February 7, March 7, April 4, May 9, June 6, July 11, August 8, September 5, October 3, November 7, December 5
Please note that both the HJC Bowen Multipurpose Complex and the Dorothy Benson Senior Multipurpose Complex locations require pre-registration no later than the Monday before the seminar.
The cost of the seminar is currently $30.00 per person payable by money order, cashier’s check or cash. You can find additional information about these seminars at Fulton County Families in Transition program website.