Thinking About Divorce? Statistics indicate that nearly half of all couples will divorce. Whether the statistics are accurate or not, a number of people make a decision to end their marriage every day. Tune into our site during the next few weeks for useful information for negotiating your way through, from filing to final decree. [..]
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BE MY VALENTINE? NOT! Divorce + Valentine’s Day = Tough (These Strategies Really Work!) Valentine’s Day looms large in February. Ads for flowers, jewelry, chocolates abound. Hearts are everywhere. For those going through Divorce, this is a really tough time of year. What can you do about it? Volunteer. Sign up to read to kids, [..]
Family Law Matters Do Not Stop for Holidays Thanksgiving means so many different things to people. When you are in the middle of family law matter, such as a divorce, custody or termination, it is so easy to focus only on that one thing. Thanksgiving Day is a day to give thanks for the many [..]
On National Adoption Day, 73 children gain families in Fort Worth ceremony | News | News….
This week’s topic, stepparent adoptions, is particularly special to us. Bob and Syd Leonard personally experience the joys (and challenges) of blended families. We have chosen stepparent adoption for two of our children and one of our daughters chose stepparent adoption for her son. November is both National Adoption Month and Thanksgiving. Our family will be [..]
Helping Grandparents Help their Families . . . Grandparents’ Rights in Adoption As a grandparent, you want the best for your grandchildren. If your children are unable to raise your grandchildren, what are your grandparents’ rights when it comes to adoption? Today in Texas, there are over a half-million grandparents raising their grandchildren. Most grandparents [..]
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Foster Care – Service for children who are unable to live with their parent or guardian for some temporary length of time. (In Texas, this service is refers specifically to children under the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services’ legal responsibility. Foster Adoption – Adoption of a child in the foster care system after it is [..]
Congratulations, Bob! The Power Attorney award is well deserved and we are honored to work with you! Your Team, Andrea, Michelle, Ross, Syd and Taylor
Prerequisites for Prospective Adoptive Parents Congratulations on your decision to adopt! Let’s get started. This guide will walk you through the process and help avoid or minimize any pitfalls that might come your way. Here is is a list of things you will need: 1) positive attitude; 2) perspective; 3) persistence; 4) patience. [..]