Child Support

Fix Child Support – Council of Single Mothers and their Children – Single Mum, Parents Article

Several reviews and reports have not improved our child support system.What is the evidence for this statement? In the public child support system $1.6 billion of agreements are unpaid. We don’t know how many agreements may also be unpaid in the private collection system. Among this unpaid fortune representing thousands of families, we know many primary care parents feel cheated and left to manage their growing children’s needs alone and supposed to pay parents feel burdened. The best interests of…

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An Open Letter to the Absent Parent | | Single Moms Planet – Single Mum, Parents Article

Absent parent – this letter isn’t for the faint of heart. Your child knows you, gives you a warm welcome and calls you Mommy or Daddy. Granted you’ve been in your child’s life inconsistently, your presence has been sparse but your child knows you. This isn’t because you’ve made an impact the handful of times you’ve seen your child, this is because the parent raising said child is speaking about you in a positive tone. The parent that is parenting…

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My Rights As A Father, Do Not Care About Your Feelings – Single Dad, Parents Article

Yesterday morning, the Friday before Father’s Day, I joined men and women across the country in standing for parental equality and fathers’ rights at the fourth annual Fatherless Day Equal Parenting Rally. I stood at the state Capitol in Austin, TX with 50+ people; both men and women who are sick of the injustices of the American “family” court system. People who are sick of seeing Fathers treated like second-class citizens, or ATM’s. I spoke to men who have not…

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Maybe This Year Will Be Different; Christmas For An Alienated Dad – Single Dad, Parents Article

As you sit at home with your family on Christmas Eve, watching Miracle on 34th Street or wrapping your last few presents, there’s a father out there who won’t get to see his kid tomorrow. Sure, he put up the old Christmas tree given to him by a friend when they no longer needed it; he even put on the lights and ornaments purchased from a neighbor’s garage sale. He scraped together what little money he had left after child…

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