My 10 year old granddaughter's mother moved in with her mom. Her daughter and her share a room with no furniture for three months. The mother sleeps on an air mattress and my granddaughter sleeps in a sleeping bag on top of either a baby bed mattress or youth bed size mattress. She says her feet hangs off, it is too small. She has been telling her friends at school that she doesn't sleep well because of the sleeping arrangements. At her father's home she has her room and furniture. They have been in a custody suit for three months. The parents lived together for eleven years, however never married.
Is this considered child neglect?
I doubt it is neglect for a finding of such by the DSS. It is an allegation that can be testified to in a custody trial.
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