(Taken from the Adoption Glossary)
Custodial Parent: A parent that has the legal right to the physical custody of its child, either under the provisions of a state law granting custody, or under the provisions of a court order granting custody of the child to one of its parents in preference over the other parent.
Adopting a Child in Britain
Adoption Allowance: Regular payments by an adoption agency to an adoptive family, either to help financially with caring for a child who has expensive special needs (enhanced adoption allowance), or to help a family adopt who would otherwise not be able to afford to do so. They can be applied for...
Handbook on Child Support Enforcement
The Child Support Enforcement (CSE) Program is a Federal/State/local partnership to collect child support: we want to send the strongest possible message that parents cannot walk away from their children. Our goals are to ensure that children have the financial support of both their parents, to... Step Parent Adoptions
The most common form of adoption is that of children by stepparents. In these situations the adopting stepparent assumes financial and legal responsibility for his/her spouse's child or children and releases the noncustodial parent of parental responsibilities, including child support. Legal... Child Support Enforcement
Child Support Enforcement The Child Support Enforcement (CSE or IV-D) Partnership is a joint Federal/State effort to help families establish paternity (when necessary), obtain orders for payment of child support, and secure compliance with child support court orders. One of the goals of the Child...
Is It Always Abandonment?
January 24, 2008, 7:02 pm
I was recently contacted by a noncustodial parent who needed help in their situation, they wanted to know how to go about willingly terminating their parental rights to a child of theirs. This particular situation is not one that most people would think about when they think about a parent... Should I Serve The Petition Personally?
January 28, 2008, 9:30 pm
Many states allow for you to serve the non-custodial parent with the petition for termination of parental rights and the petition for adoption yourself, instead of paying for the service to be done for you. It can cost several hundred dollars to have someone served with court documents, so many... Can We Hear it for the Parents?
December 29, 2012, 10:43 pm
As much as I appreciate how hard my kids have been working lately, and how well they've been doing, I want to acknowledge how hard it is to parent RAD kids. It seems to take superhuman self-control, patience, understanding and empathy. I think all parents are called on from time to time to...
Delivering Items to Students 22 Non-Custodial Parent 22 Drugs, Narcotics, and Weapons 22 Counseling Program 22 Organizations ... 22 checked out of the school library. Book bags, jackets, etc. may be subject to a search if deemed
St. Gabriel School
Non-custodial Parent..... 22 ... 2009 22 Revised July 2008
PARENT-STUDENT HANDBOOK 2010-2011 - Corpus Christi School, NYC
Money 22 Non-Custodial Parent 22 Parents as Partners 22 Parent Organizations 23 Philosophy and Goals 24 Promotion/Retention Policy 24 Recommendation Letters 25 Release of Students 26 ... 22