Tag Archives: ChildAbuse

How Can You Protect Your Child From an Abusive Partner?

Many victims of domestic abuse feel like they have nowhere to turn when trying to protect their children from their partner. Resisting could mean another attack on them, and maybe even an attack on the children. A Child Protective services intervention may be necessary to keep your children safe, but steps should be taken before CPS is called. In certain situations, CPS can remove the child from the family altogether if they deem the situation for the child as too unsafe. They can also eliminate parental rights from parents see as unfit. You may not get the result you want if a government agency like CPS intervenes. These are serious, life-altering consequences and there are questions to ask about the situation before calling CPS. Assess the Situation: Do You Need to Call CPS? Is the child in danger? If you have reasonable suspicion that your child is being physically, verbally,…
Read More »

Posted in Family Law | Tagged | Leave a comment