I Am Going Through a Custody Problem

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 39 People

    I Need Advice!

    DSS is taking my sister's kids from her and they called me asking if I could take my niece. My husband is in the millitary and in order for me to have her my sister would have to sign custody papers. She agreed. Well another thing is the only way I can take her is if I can get...
    nikki2394 nikki2394
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Aug 22, 2009

    Fighting A Custody Battle With An Uncooperative Father

    I'm a mother of a 2 year old son. My ex took me to court because he wanted to take my son away from me. When my son was a week old he wanted to take my son away from me for 30 days. I wasn't going to let him take my son so he took me to court and he told the judge that I wasn't...
    missya85 missya85
    31-35, F
    Aug 31, 2013

    Went to court again. Waited around pretty much

    most of the day to be in the court room for only a minute. The judge finally granted a change of counselor since he wants us to do family counseling to be able to see my daughter and get her back. Now Im going to wait for the counselor to call so we can get things set up with...
    momof3grls2014 momof3grls2014
    31-35, F
    Mar 10, 2014

    I Was

    in 1984 my first wife left me with our 2 kids 2 and 4 yr old but then wanted custody of them as a male in the 80s it was a long and bitter battle but I won she never visited them after loosing custody so I have to ask how much she wanted them in the first place
    christinemelody christinemelody
    56-60, T
    Feb 10, 2013

    Meth Head Ex Has Control Of Kids

    my ex husband has sole custody of my kids. i was unaware that it meant i have no legale rights to them. i see them every weekend and take care of all their medical and meterial needs .we agreed on no child support because they are with me most of the time. i dont see my ex...
    tammysteel tammysteel
    26-30, F
    Feb 13, 2010

    hello i am new to this site

    and def new to reaching out to anyone for help... I am 24... i am married to a sweet awesome man and we have 3 cats and a really cool little apartment. i have alot to be grateful for and i try to remind myself this each day....i came from much abuse emotional physical sexual...
    warriormom89 warriormom89
    26-30, F
    1 Response Feb 17, 2014

    I Am So Proud Of My 10yr Old Daughter

    i am a few year into a custody battle for my three children, my disability has made it impossible for me to gain full custody at the moment ,what was a simple custody case was shrouded in a Armour plated ball of discrimination. my ex used my disability to try and force me out of...
    hardcor364 hardcor364
    70+, M
    1 Response Feb 13, 2013

    Should I ask my dad to get full custody of me?

    My mom and dad have been for almost 5 years now. My mom has struggled with alcoholism for most of my life, but once my parents got divorced I started to stand up to her. I didn't like staying with her when she drank so I didn't go to her house. I talked with her about quitting...
    ShiverMoor ShiverMoor
    16-17, F
    1 Response May 4, 2014

    Fighting For My Daughter

    My ex-wife and I were married 12 years before she became pregnant. I told my ex right from the begining it was going to be a girl. After her birth I quit the one job I had. I took another job, not as much money but, better benifits. When my daughter was 4 my ex filed for divorce...
    olddad1518 olddad1518
    51-55, M
    Mar 17, 2013

    Custody

    I am sixteen years old.  I get good grades in school, have few (but very close) friends, and consider myself a pretty good kid.  Things around the house have been pretty bad for a few years now, and recently, CPS and the police got involved.  The social worker that...
    snowyfairychild snowyfairychild
    16-17
    1 Response Aug 20, 2008

    Crazy Custody

    I am going thu a custody battle once again for my children. I will never stop fighting no matter how long it takes ! I had full custody of my children for all of their lives. My daughter is going on 10 and my son will be 7 their father left me when I was 8 months pregnant with my...
    psykobich psykobich
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jun 13, 2009

    Me and my big brother are going through an

    undocumented crazy custody battle. This girl brought a baby to him in 2008 said it was his baby so he took it and gave it to my mother. I was living with my mother at the time the baby was 4 months old when we got her. I've taken care of the baby since then she will be 6 years...
    littyleigh littyleigh
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jan 26, 2014
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