As the parent of a child with special needs, you are too aware of the risks, stresses, and complications that come with caring for your particular loved one. This becomes infinitely more complex when the parents of a special needs child decide to part ways, whether this be through a divorce or a breakup between unmarried parents. A day in the life of caring for a special needs child is intense, and a single parent will need plenty of financial and emotional support. This is why it is essential your parenting plan covers these issues and more, and our Hamden family lawyers of Goldblatt, Marquette & Rashba, PC ensure you and your child’s best interests are protected throughout this difficult time.
Family courts will consider a number of important questions regarding a special needs child, including but not limited to the following:
- How will either parent finance the child’s treatments, therapies, and more?
- Are there safety issues in either household?
- Is either parent capable of parenting the child without the help of a spouse?
- Do the child’s needs require specific care that either parent can provide?
- What are the extent of the child’s needs?
Goldblatt, Marquette & Rashba, PC is comprised of compassionate, experienced, and skilled Hamden family lawyers who are dedicated to delivering you the results you and your family deserve. If you share custody of a special needs child with your ex, your parenting plan and circumstances may be all the more different. With the help of our trusted legal team, you can rest assured we will do everything possible to make this process as seamless as possible.
Interested in speaking to a member of our reliable legal team? Contact us by calling (203) 687-4050.