Grandparents sitting with Grandchildren

According to the last Census figures, more than 35,000 Colorado grandparents are raising their grandchildren. About 40% of those grandparents have cared for their grandchildren for more than five years. So yes, grandparents can get custody of grandchildren if certain requirements are met. However, grandparents are not guaranteed custody, even if they have cared for…

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Child Holding Parents Hands Together

You can file for child custody during a divorce or a legal separation. If you are a parent but not married to the child’s other parent, you can still file a petition for custody. In fact, if a child has been in your care for six months or longer, in the last six months, you…

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Child Holding Hands With Parents walking down the street

Why Do I Need to Pay Child Support If I Have Shared Physical Custody of My Children? How Is Child Support Calculated in Joint Custody Cases? Does Shared Physical Custody Change My Basic Child Support Payments? How Will a Change in My Income Affect My Joint Responsibilities? How Is Child Support Calculated for Parents? How…

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