Monthly Archives: January 2013

What to do before home study for adoption?

Question by sweet_ottalie: What to do before home study for adoption? I’m just starting the adoption process. I have found two special needs children that are currently in foster care. To be able to adopt either of them I need … Continue reading

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Can my mother in law claim my children?

Question by Friendly: Can my mother in law claim my children? Here’s the deal…I run a Home Day Care and I am a foster parent. Some times like last year I had 5 children to claim on my taxes which … Continue reading

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How can my mom get custody of my friend in foster care?

Question by Cheyanne Marion: How can my mom get custody of my friend in foster care? My best friend since fourth grade has always been in a bad home life. She was recently put in a girls home, her parents … Continue reading

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Can I request to live with foster parents or be adopted?

Question by Vital: Can I request to live with foster parents or be adopted? My parents are getting divorced and I am old enough in the state I live in to choose which parent I want to live with. However … Continue reading

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How does a biological mother of an ungovernable teen relinquish her parental rights to the state?

Question by moe520_71104: How does a biological mother of an ungovernable teen relinquish her parental rights to the state? How can the current legal guardian and/or parent give a child up to the state for foster care and/or adoption if … Continue reading

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