Can I get my child back after special guardianship?
As I think you are aware, a special guardianship order can be ended. You would need to ask the court for permission to apply to end the order. The court would have to be satisfied that there has been a “significant change of circumstances” when deciding whether to give this permission.
How can I get custody back from my grandparents?
If the grandparents obtain guardianship, they will be able to make all the decisions in the child's life. Then, if the parents find themselves in a stable relationship or with their substance abuse problem taken care of, they will want guardianship back. Then the parents will request a termination of guardianship.
What does it mean to have permanent guardianship?
Permanent guardianship is a type of relationship created between a child and an adult or a caregiver. This relationship creates a permanent family for the child. The guardian will also be responsible for making important life decisions for the child.
Does custodial parent have more rights?
Physical and Legal Custody Often, however, the custodial parent shares "legal custody" of the child with the non-custodial parent. "Legal custody" includes the right to make decisions about the child's education, religion, health care, and other important concerns.