14 11, 2016

When Parents Divorce, the Children Get the House

By | 2017-04-25T22:32:50+00:00 November 14th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

A common Sunday night ritual for children whose parents are divorced is packing up the schoolbooks and soccer cleats for the weekly trek to mom or dad’s house. In a flip, some divorced couples are trying an approach they call nesting: Mom and Dad shuttle back and forth while the children stay in the family [...]

27 06, 2016

Child custody reforms push for equal time with both parents

By | 2016-06-27T21:05:56+00:00 June 27th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Nearly two dozen states have been considering shared parenting after divorce or separation as part of a reform of current child custody laws, which could mean more shared time for noncustodial parents with their children. According to a press release from theNational Parents Organization (which advocates for shared parenting in divorce situations), those states currently [...]

22 06, 2016

How Often do Non-Custodial Parents See their Children?

By | 2016-06-22T20:33:48+00:00 June 22nd, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Only a third of children in sole residential homes see their other parent at least once a month. Another third have contact less than once a month. Half of these have contact less than once a year. A final third have no contact at all with their non-custodial parent. Fathers who never married the mother [...]