What legal rights does a non custodial parent have?
Noncustodial parents do retain some rights, however, such as the following: Being able to access the child’s medical or school records; The right to pay child support payments (in accordance with both the child’s best interest and the parent’s income earnings in mind);
How does a dirty house affect a child?
A messy house can have several negative effects on children, such as: different health conditions due to an unhygienic place, no freedom in inviting someone over last minute, restricted ability to focus, unable to find important items and learned almost inherited untidiness from their parents.
What does DCFS look for in a home visit?
The CPS worker might want to speak to your child. She might want to have a look at your child’s bedroom, toys, homework and would look for sanitary procedures and whether food is available readily for your child.
Can CPS look in your drawers?
What If I Let CPS Come Inside? Once you allow CPS into your home, you can ask them to leave whenever you like and they must comply. They cannot look through your drawers or search your home unless you give them permission to do so.
What happens in a DCFS investigation?
During an investigation: An emergency response social worker will visit your home within five days and determine whether your child can safely stay in your home during the course of the investigation. DCFS’s first objective is to enable your children to remain safely with you at home.