You can establish guardianship of a child by filing papers in court. Initially, file a
... Can I appoint a legal guardian for my own children? Yes, and doing so is ...
How do I obtain legal guardianship over my nephew? My sister is a teenage
mother who is not able to provide for her newborn. My husband and I are
And no one still has legal guardianship or custody of the children. The
relationship to the children would be great aunt and the grandmother was who
My sister and I live in the same home and have so since my niece was born. I
provide her shelter and food. Is there any legal way I can become a legal
Many States have standby guardianship laws to address the needs of parents
with ... “In my case, I found it helpful to write a letter ... sent overseas, or an aunt
may care for nephews whose parents are ill or otherwise unable to care for them.
When a child goes to live with the other parentEnrolling a Child in School When
You ... My nephew is staying with me because his parents can't take care of him.
This document describes the basic guardianship laws which provide for children
to be cared for after parents have died, excerpted from An Introduction to Law in ...
My nephew was born two years ago in Texas and we both continue to live here.
My sister has full legal guardianship of her son but the father ...
In order to obtain guardianship over a minor child, a third party should file a
petition for ... A: Where the identity of the parents is unknown, the third party my
file a ...
“Without legal custody, I can't enroll my grandchild in school.” “I can't consent to
my nephew's physical, since I'm not his guardian.” These problems exist ...