(908) 810-1083
Select Page

FAQ DYFS Videos – Answers to Top 100 DYFS Questions

DYFS Video Series – Every Single DYFS Topic Discussed

Complete DYFS Video Guide – Everything You Wanted To Know About DYFS

The Williams Law Group understands what you and your family are going through once DYFS enters your life. The uncertainty, the frustration and the fear. We know that you have an overwhelming number of questions and that the bottom line is that you just want your family back together again. We have experienced thousands of different DYFS situations and been our client’s strongest advocates when it comes to DYFS.
Due to our understanding of DYFS policies and procedures, we are in a unique situation where we find ourselves leading experts on almost everything related to DYFS. Our passion is defending and helping families just like yours. For this reason, we offer many free resources including the below DYFS video series.
This DYFS video series really does cover almost every single topic we have encountered with DYFS. From the ordinary ‘what you can expect with DYFS’ to DYFS investigations, DYFS entering your home, how DYFS terminates parent rights, DYFS psychological records, substance abuse, your rights with DYFS and so much more. Our approach with the DYFS Video Series is purely informational. These are quality videos stocked with information designed to help and assist you through your DYFS experience. Through viewing these DYFS videos, we hope you become more empowered.
To request a consultation, please click here: online contact form.

What must DYFS prove in order to terminate my parental rights?

Watch this video to learn what the DYFS needs to prove in order to terminate parental rights.

How do you regain custody from DYFS?

Watch this video to learn how to get custody of your child back from DYFS.

Should you fear DYFS?

Watch this video to learn why people are scared of DYFS.

Can a custodial parent move away from the non custodial parent in New Jersey?

When the custodial parent wants to move away from the non custodial parent, watch this video.

DYFS removed my child and placed her with her biological father. If I win the abuse case can I resume custody?

Watch this video to find out how you can resume custody in a DYFS case.

If a father terminates his parental rights does he still have to pay child support in New Jersey?

To find out if a father still pays child support, after terminating rights, watch the video.

What happens if DYFS fails to prove that I abused or neglected my child? Does the DYFS case end immediately with my child being sent home?

Watch this video to find out what happens if DYFS fails to prove that you abused or neglected your child.

How is annulment different from divorce in New Jersey?

To find out the difference between annulment and divorce, watch the video.

If DYFS asks me to sign releases of my childs psychological records should I do so?

Watch this video to find out what to do if DYFS asks to sign releases of your childs psychological records.

I have an order of protection against my ex spouse but my ex spouse continues to call and harass me.

To know what you can do when your ex spouse continues to harass you despite an order of protection, watch the video.

DYFS has removed my child and placed her in foster care what can i do about this?

Watch this video to find out what you can do if DYFS has placed your child in foster care.

How do I choose a divorce attorney in New Jersey?

To find out how to choose a divorce attorney in NJ, watch the video.

If my child’s DYFS caseworker feels my child has not been abused should I communicate freely with her?

Watch this video to learn what to do if your child’s law guardian feels my child has not been abused.

How is child neglect defined in New Jersey?

Watch this video to find out the definition of child neglect in NJ.

Can alimony be modified or terminated in New Jersey?

To find out if an alimony can be modified or terminated in NJ, watch the video.

If I cooperate with DYFS will I get my child back?

Watch this video to find out how to get your child back from DYFS.

Can a woman be charged with domestic violence in New Jersey?

To find out if a woman be charged with domestic violence in New Jersey, watch the video.

If DYFS asks me to sign releases of my child’s medical records should I do so?

Watch this video to find out what to do if DYFS asks you to sign releases of your childs medical records.

What is a guardian at litem?

Watch this video to find out what a guardian at litem is.

Are DYFS caseworkers allowed to testify to hearsay?

Watch this video to find out if DYFS caseworkers are allowed to testify to hearsay.

How do I enforce a child support order in New Jersey?

If you have questions about enforcing a support order in NJ, watch this video.

How can I access DYFS records?

To find out how to access DYFS records when DYFS has not filed a case against you, watch the video.

If I sign a DYFS safety protection plan and fail to comply will my children end up in foster care?

Watch this video to find out what happens if you sign a safety protection plan and fail to comply.

How long does the DYFS case take to resolve from start to finish?

To know how long the usual DYFS case takes to resolve, watch the video.

How and where can paternity be established in New Jersey?

To find out where paternity can be established in New Jersey, watch the video.

How long does DYFS have to investigate allegations of child abuse?

Watch this video to learn long does the DYFS have to investigation allegations of child abuse.

How long is a final restraining order valid?

To know how long a final restraining order is valid, watch the video.

Can spousal support ever be barred in New Jersey?

To find out if spousal support can ever be barred in New Jersey, watch the video.

I believe my child has been abused but DYFS investigated and deemed the claim unfounded what can I do?

Watch this video if you believe your child has been abused but DYFS investigated and deemed the claim unfounded.

Are New Jersey courts allowed to order DYFS drug testing when determining custody?

If you have questions about drug testing of the parents when determining custody in NJ, watch this video.

I have been falsely accused by DYFS of abusing my child what do I do?

Watch this video to learn what to do if have been falsely accused by DYFS of abusing your child.

Is domestic violence a crime punishable under criminal law in New Jersey?

To find out if domestic violence a crime punishable under criminal law in New Jersey, watch the video.

Am I allowed to speak with my child’s DYFS caseworker to give my side of the story?

Watch this video to learn if you are allowed to speak with your child’s DYFS caseworker to give your side of the story.

Can child support be reduced in New Jersey if I remarry and have more children?

Watch this video to learn about child support if you remarry and have children in NJ.

Is supervised visitation required any time DYFS files a complaint alleging child abuse?

Watch this video to learn if supervised visitation required any time DYFS files a complaint.

How does domestic violence affect children in New Jersey?

Watch this video to find out the definition of child neglect in NJ.

What is DYFS?

Watch this video to learn what DYFS is, what they do and the processes involved.

What if both parents agree on child custody and visitation in New Jersey?

Watch this video to learn what to do if both parents agree on child custody and visitation in NJ.

A DYFS expert says i have a mental disease how do i defend myself against their expert?

Watch this video to learn how to defend yourself if a DYFS expert says you have a mental disease.

How is the amount of child support determined in New Jersey?

To know the amount of child support determined in NJ, watch the video.

Can DYFS come into my home if they come to my door without a warrant?

Watch this video to learn what your rights are if DYFS comes to your home without a warrant.

At what age is child support terminated in NJ for a handicapped child who is unable to be gainfully employed?

To know about child support termination of a handicapped child, watch the video.

What should i do if a DYFS investigation is dragging on with no end in sight?

To know how to get DYFS to close a case, watch the video.

What are Grandparent rights to child custody in New Jersey?

To find out if can grandparents be awarded custody of their grandchildren in New Jersey, watch the video.

Can i move my kids out of state and then get a divorce?

To know if you can move your kids out of state and then get a divorce, watch the video.

How can I have my name removed from the DYFS child abuse registry?

To know what happens if you have been unjustly added to the DYFS child abuse registry, watch the video.

Can my ex spouse make me pay for a private school for our child in new jersey?

To find out if your ex spouse make you pay for a private school for your child in New Jersey, watch the video.

Can DYFS remove my child from my custody even if i did not harm my child?

Watch this video to learn if DYFS can remove your child from your custody even if you did not harm my child.

Am I required to pay for my Child’s College Education for Child Support in New Jersey?

If you want to know if your ex spouse can make you pay for your childs college education, watch this video.

I am a teacher. If a DYFS finding is substantiated for child abuse will I lose my job?

Watch this video to learn you will lose your job if you are a teacher and substantiated for child abuse.

What happens if we reconcile and want to cancel the divorce?

To find out what will happen if you reconcile and want to cancel the divorce, watch the video.

DYFS has scheduled a family team meeting. Can I bring my attorney?

Watch this video to learn if you can take your attorney to a DYFS family team meeting.

Am I still obligated to pay child support while my 18 year old child takes a year off from school?

To know if you are still obligated to pay child support when your 18yr old takes a year off, watch this video.

Am I required to participate in DYFS services?

Watch this video to find out what to do if DYFS offers you services to address the issues they say you have.

Are New Jersey courts reluctant to grant sole custody to fathers?

To find out if New Jersey courts are reluctant to grant sole custody to fathers, watch the video.

DYFS is persecuting me and treating me unfairly. Can I go to the media with my DYFS complaints?

Watch this video to learn what to do if DYFS is persecuting you and treating you unfairly.

Are there any guidelines in New Jersey for alimony like judges use in child support cases?

To find out if there are any guidelines in NJ for alimony like judges use in child support cases, watch this video.

I am accused of abusing one of my three children. Can the remaining two children remain at home during the DYFS investigation concerning the alleged abused child?

Watch this video to find out what to do during the DYFS investigation if you are accused of abusing one of your three children.

At what age can my children decide where they want to live?

To find out at what age children can decide where they want to live, watch the video.

I am seeing a therapist because of the stress caused by the DYFS case. Do DYFS rights include speaking to my therapist?

Watch this video to learn if DYFS has the right to speak to your therapist.

Can custody rights be modified in New Jersey?

To find out if custody rights can be modified in New Jersey, watch this video.

If I am substantiated by DYFS for child abuse, can I get a job working for a school?

Watch this video to find out if you can get a job working for a school when you are substantiated by DYFS for child abuse.

Can expert witnesses be used in custody battles?

To find out if expert witnesses can be used in custody battles, watch the video.

My child has lied to authorities alleging child abuse, and she is now out of the home. How do i disprove her DYFS allegations?

Watch this video to learn what to do if your child lied to authorities alleging child abuse .

Can visitation in New Jersey be denied to a non-custodial parent?

To know if visitation in NJ can be denied to a non-custodial parent, watch this video.

My child has reported mistreatment in foster care. Can I petition to have him moved to a different placement?

Watch this video to find out what to do if your child reports mistreatment in foster care.

Does an extramarital affair have an impact on child custody in New Jersey?

To find out if an extramarital affair has an impact on child custody in NJ, watch the video.

My child has several fractures and I don’t know how they got there. Under DYFS regulations do I have to prove I did not cause the fractures?

Watch this video to learn what to do if DYFS asks you to prove you didn’t cause injury to your child.

Does joint custody affect child support in New Jersey?

To know if joint custody affects child support in NJ, watch this video.

My daughter accused my husband of sexually abusing her. What should I do if i don’t believe her?

Watch this video to find out what to do if your daughter accuses your husband of sexual abuse.

How can child support be changed in New Jersey?

To find out how child support can be changed in NJ, watch the video.

My DYFS caseworker has lied in court documents. Can I sue her?

Watch this video to learn what to do if your DYFS caseworker has lied in court documents.

How do I collect child support in New Jersey from a non-custodial parent who lives out of state?

To learn how to collect child support in NJ from a non-custodial parent who lives out of state, watch this video.

My relative wants to take custody of my child from DYFS, but her home is too small. What can be done about this?

Watch this video to find out what to do if your relative wants to take custody of my child from DYFS.

What are my DYFS visitation rights?

To find out how much visitation will you be permitted if your child is placed in foster care, watch the video.

My relatives are paying for my attorneys fees but they cannot also afford expert fees. Can DYFS be compelled to pay my expert’s fees?

Watch this video to learn if DYFS can be compelled to pay your expert’s fees.

I am agreeing to waive cost of living adjustments (COLAS) in my child support settlement. If later on I change my mind, can I get those back?

To find out what happens if you change your mind about waiving cost of living adjustments in child support settlement, watch this video.

How To Fight A Restraining Order in New Jersey

Watch this video to know how to fight a restraining order in NJ.

I heard there is a law called UIFSA. What does this UIFSA NJ law do?

To find out more about UIFSA in NJ, watch the video.

What happens when someone calls the police in New Jersey for domestic violence?

Watch this video to learn what happens when someone calls the police in NJ for domestic violence.

If I get joint custody, will I still have to pay child support in New Jersey?

To find out if you have to pay child support when you get joint custody, watch this video.

What is a law guardian?

Watch this video to learn more about law guardian.

If the other parent will not allow me to see my children, do I have to pay child support in New Jersey?

To find out if you have to pay for child support when the other parent doesn’t allow you to see your children, watch the video.

What is a DYFS safety protection plan?

Watch this video to learn what a DYFS safety protection plan is.

My ex-husband is now earning more money than he did when we divorced. Can I have my alimony increased in New Jersey?

To know if an alimony can be increased when your ex starts earning more, watch this video.

What is considered domestic violence in New Jersey?

Watch this video to find out about domestic violence in New Jersey.

What is a shared custody arrangement in New Jersey and how does it work?

To find out about shared custody arrangement and how it works in NJ, watch the video.

What is the difference between domestic assault and battery and regular assault and battery in New Jersey?

Watch this video to learn about domestic assault and battery and regular assault and battery.

What is alimony?

To know and understand alimony, watch this video.

What kinds of evidence can be admitted in a DYFS court proceeding?

Watch this video to find out what kinds of evidence can be admitted in a DYFS court proceeding.

What is child custody?

To find out about child custody, watch the video.

What remedies are available to prevent further domestic violence?

Watch this video to learn what remedies are available to prevent further domestic violence.

What is child support?

To learn more about child support, watch this video.

What is required in order to be a foster parent in New Jersey?

To know what is required in order to be a foster parent in New Jersey?, watch this video.

When does alimony stop in New Jersey?

To find out when does alimony stop in New Jersey, watch the video.

Who can seek a child support modification in New Jersey?

To know who can seek a child support modification in New Jersey, watch this video.

Who gets alimony in New Jersey and why?

To find out who gets alimony in New Jersey and why, watch the video.

Who is going to pay for my child’s daycare in New Jersey?

To know Who is going to pay for your child’s daycare in New Jersey, watch this video.