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Can you be more specific in your question?
Also, is this the first hearing?
Do you have an attorney or is this just the CPS and DA? Does your ex have a lawyer?
If you don't have an attorney yet then you would need to have your witnesses available. Usually in a case like this the DA will "fill in" for your lawyer on a very short term basis (I am assuming that CPS is on your side at this point).
As to what evidence you need, I can't answer that since that requires an intimate knowledge of the case as well as the trial strategy. What I'd suggest is bring all the evidence that you have or sit down and discuss it with your CPS case worker.
You should be able to find a lawyer, two weeks is plenty of time. Go to www.lawyers.com and in the section for Area of Practice enter Family Law.
When you state there are "two days of trial set", are you talking about for the status hearing? Also, you mention that the criminal charges were dropped, have there been any new charges filed?
Usually a status hearing is just a short hearing where the judges checks in to see how everything is going. Normally they last less than an hour, which is why I was asking of the two day is for the status hearing or for a trial. If it is for the status hearing then, essentially, that is a trial whereas if the two days is for a hearing at another time then the status hearing is just when the judge finds out what CPS is doing, gets a report on the child, etc.
Since no one has told you whether or not to bring witnesses then you would want to bring them. It is better to have them there and not use them than it is to not have them there and need them.
Normally there is a status hearing every month or two, depending on the exact court.