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Child Custody and Relocation Resources

Before you relocate with your child, be sure you're familiar with the relocation guidelines that could apply to your case. Whether you have sole custody or share joint custody, you may not be able to just pick up and move.

Get Custody of Your Children
Feeling lost in the legal system? Here are ten practical steps you can take to get custody of your children.

Child Custody Help for Single Parents
Get the information you need with this hub of child custody resources. Learn about custody laws in your state, what to expect in court, and more.

Child Custody Help for Single Parents
Get the information you need with this hub of child custody resources. Learn about custody laws in your state, what to expect in court, and more.

Get Child Custody
To get child custody, parents have to present their case, as well as themselves, in the best light in court. Find out more about how to get child custody with these essential tips.

How to Win a Child Custody Battle
Going through a child custody battle is an unsettling experience. Find out what you can do to help the courts see your point of view and ultimately win the child custody battle.

Domestic Violence and Child Support Proceedings
Did you know that domestic violence can actually impact child support? That's because many abuse victims are reluctant to file for support. Refer...

Living Accommodations for Single Parents
Courts will often make child custody and visitation decisions based on a parent's living accommodations. The standard for acceptable living accommodations is based on the child's and the parent's individual circumstances. Considerations will vary by court, by state, and even by judge. Here are a few things judges will consider when faced with a challenge to living accommodations for custody and …

Child Custody Bonds
Refer to this article to determine how and why a single parent might consider requesting a child custody bond.

"Can I Move Out of State?"
Can a custodial parent move out of state without the consent of the other parent? Find out how certain relocation laws can affect your decision, and what precautions you need to take to protect yourself and your children before considering a move out of state.

Child Relocation Guidelines
Child relocation laws can be confusing. Refer to this summary to learn about the law surrounding child relocation before you consider relocating your child to another state.

Child Custody for Fathers
Winning child custody for fathers isn't unusual anymore. Find out what you need to know to win child custody as a father with these resources.

Child Custody: Emergency Custody of a Child
Emergency custody is necessary in some situations. Refer to this article for an understanding of the factors considered when a court takes a child into emergency custody.

For a Father, Custody Can Be Difficult but Not Unattainable
It may be more challenging for fathers to win custody of a child, especially if they do not have a thorough understanding of the child custody process. Use these tips to to this article for tips to help fathers get custody of a child.

FAQ: What are the Most Important Factors Considered in a Child Custody Hearing?
During a child custody proceeding, a court will consider several factors to reach a determination. Two of the most important factors considered by the court are a child's needs as well as the child's adjustment to school, home, and religious training. Learn more about these factors and how the courts view them during a child custody proceeding.

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