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Need a lawyer who understands the law in Colorado about
When both parents of a child die... and that child goes to a family but the family cannot take the child for financial and other reasons ... child welfare tried to force them into court and only told them about foster care maintenance fee after the relatives said they won't take custody so we need an expert in child welfare responsibilities, right now this child is 11 and lives with a family who is financially strapped, even with the father working many over time hours per month.
Submitted: 23 days ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  N Cal Attorney replied 15 days ago.

I am a little confused.

What is you relationship to the child?

Do you want custody?

Are you asking how to get custody, how to get financial assistance, or something else.

Did either parent leave a Will?

Is the custodian getting the child's Social Security survivor's benefits? Was either parent a military veteran?

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