I live in the state of PA. I currently have a custody agreement with my soon to be ex however after a year of this agreement I have had enough and want more time with them. I moved into the same school district and would like them 50/50. Is this possible? I work 4 - 10hr days off Fri - Sunday. If need be my son could go to daycare after school till I get off work at 530pm. My daughter is in high school and can go right home after school. I have a 3 bedroom apartment and could provide more stability for them if I had more time with them. My ex refuses to give me more time when I ask for it. I get them every other weekend plus and extra 2 1/2 hrs a week. I love my kids how do I go about getting a modification what papers do I need?I can't afford a lawyer. I pay child support (which i understand i want nothing more then my kids to be taken care of ) however, she makes more then me plus i have to give her over $1050 a mnth with leave me after child support and taxes if I'm lucky $900 mth (not enough to cover my rent) so unfortunetly I dont want to do this fight alone, but I can't afford a lawyer bringing home only $900 or less a month. I have no problem with 50/50 I think it will be more beneficial to both my kids especially my daughter seeing how she missed over the allowed amount of days at school just because she didn't want to go. I feel they both need more time with me so that I can be a part of their lives and not just every other weekend. I miss out on holidays iwth them because their mom will not allow me to have them on the holidays. I dont how to fight for them without a lawyer, but I cant seem to find one willing to work with my budget. Anyone know where I can find a lawyer who can help considering my income?
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