How likely is it for a grandmother to receive custody of her grandchild when the grandchild is living with her father and her mother died and she feels like the household is unfit for her?
Answer It depends on how truly unfit the living situation is. If you believe the child's welfare is in danger, you should have your local department of children and families initiate an investiga...
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What is your first cousin's grandchild to your grandchild?
Your first cousin's grandchild and your grandchild are third cousins.
What is your cousin's grandchild to you?
Your first cousin's grandchild is your first cousin, twice removed. Your second cousin's grandchild is your second cousin, twice removed. If you start looking a grandchild of a first cousin once ...
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What is your niece's grandchild to you?
Your niece's grandchild is your your great great niece or great great nephew, and you are either their great great aunt or great great uncle.
What are the proceedings for a grandparent to adopt grandchild?
In Jefferson County NY, for an uncontested step-parent adoption, I was quoted $1500 + the $150 fee for the home study. Relatively cheap compared to what I've researched in other states. Good luck!