Lorain County Domestic Relations Court provides a variety of professional services to individuals and families. The court solves cases on matters related to marriage dissolution, domestic violence, youth offence, criminal nonsupport and out-of-home placements. It also handles cases involving surrenders for adoptions and sexual offender registration and notification. Lorain County Domestic Relations Court additionally maintains several departments that offer family care, residential and support services. Its department of probation and youth services operates various programs that implement court orders and dispositional case plans. In addition, the court maintains a fiscal department that is responsible for financial reporting, accounting, and processing payroll, benefits and court appointed counsel payments. Lorain County Domestic Relations Court employs more than 200 people who also handle disciplinary issues and conduct hearings. The court is located in Elyria, Ohio.