Child protective services came to my home and said there was a complaint of child neglect and they were going to take my kids. I allowed them to take them and placed one with his father and the other with family. Went to court with baby's father and the judge gave me every weekend. I signed a paper saying i was doing the cps voluntarily and completed and passed random drug screening. For days i tried to contact cps worker to get my daughter back also reached out to her supervisor because i moved to Antioch from Sacramento. I received a call from kids father saying cps said i cant see my son until i complete alcohol program. who has the last say? CPS or the family court who ordered every weekend visitation? Family court ruled after the Cps case and said they override CPS. Is this true
Honestly, it's confusing from your facts what exactly happened and when. If CPS is involved at all you must comply with everything they have asked you to do, period. If CPS wants you to complete an alcohol program, you must complete an alcohol program. Family court will defer to CPS on issues of child endangerment, which seems to be the problem here. You must satisfy the CPS requirements if you want to regain custody or visitation of your child.
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