The Domestic Relations Counseling Bureau (DRCB) is a bureau of the Court that provides services and counseling referrals to families involved in court proceedings upon orders of the Court.
The DRCB administers the Mandatory Co-Parenting Class that all parents who are going through a divorce in the Lake Circuit Court must complete and monitors referrals to families with pending court cases for
- Parenting time exchanges
- Custody evaluations
- Guardians ad Litem
- General counseling
- Reconciliation counseling,
- Domestic violence counseling, and
- Addiction counseling
- Parenting skills classes
The DRCB also administers the ADR Fund Mediation Program for litigants who meet economic eligibility requirements in pending cases before a court.