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

Answer 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.

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In North Carolina can a parent be held accountable if he sends children back into an abusive home after a report has been filed with Department of Social Services?

AnswerPlease tell me that you did not do that! Yes, the parent will be held accountable!

Can a Florida custodial parent receive child support from the non custodial parent even if the custodial parent owes child support for the same children from a previous case?

That's up to the judge, but generally is only applicable when a father gets custody while owing, as only 7 out of 1000 mothers pay support to custodial fathers.

Can an adult child sue the non-custodial parent for damages caused by knowingly leaving the child in an abusive situation?

Answer It depends on the damage. The adult child could sue for pain and suffering, but since the parent is non-custodial, it isn't as serious of an issue.

If non custodial parent owes back child support and the child goes to live with the non custodial parent does the custodial parent at that point have to begin paying child support?

Yes, in most circumstances. However, you need to notify the court of the change in circumstances as soon as possible. The existing child support order and custody order will remain in effect until ... Read More »