Can Child Protective Services take the children of a mentally unstable parent?

Answer Can a Child be Taken by CPS Yes, if CPS believes the child is neglected or could be harmed.

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What happens if the child protective services takes kids away from a parent Can they get them back What if the single parent is on drugs Will the kids be safe from the parent?

child services would not let the parent have their kid back because that kid could die because of their parents

Does child protective services have a responsibility to notify the father when the children are removed from there mother?

AnswerIf they know where you are, yes. You can always request a placement hearing for temporary custody of the children. It depends how far the case has gone, how far along the mother is in her cas... Read More »

Can you call the Department of Children and Family Services if a non custodial parent is being emotionally abusive to your child?

Yes. However you need to have clear evidence of the abuse. Your complaint will be evaluated and if the charges are found to have merit the visitation order can be modified.

How do you get information on an open case involving your child and Child protective services?

Answer I'm trying tofind out if my granddaughter is within the child protective services system