My daughter is going through a Cps case and they are not trying to reunify her with her children. I am the matural grandmother of the five chikdren. I have been approved for placement and the judge in the case said if I was approved placement was to be made with myself. If my daughter gives me guardianship or custody of the children will that make the cps workers go away where they can't have any audio in the matter. They keep delaying placement coming with other reason not to give them to me. They already took her parental rights away but not her visit rights yet. What can I do?
You can speak to your court appointed lawyer about this. One thing that I suspect may be the problem is that they do not believe that you will keep the mother away from the children; that as soon as you have them, they will effectively be in her charge again and without CPS's supervision. If that is the case, then the CPS may believe that a guardianship to you is a subterfuge to get around their reunification process.
You are probably mistaken in that they have terminated reunification services, not parental rights. If parental rights were terminated, she would not have visitation. You need to talk to minor's counsel re your approval for placement. I suspect there is a condition on the approval.
Maybe. If you have been approved by CPS, they may terminate involvement if you are appointed guardian with appropriate protections for children.
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