California child custody arrangements arenot a one-size-fits all scenario. This may or may not be a surprise, but families come in all shapes and sizes these days. To adjust for the different family situations, child custody arrangements have continued to get more creative and thus more child-focused to ensure that the best interests of the child are met. This is why if seeking a child custody agreement or if looking to modify an existing agreement that there is a way to plan for a best case scenario.
Maybe oneand their child's parent have a very different parenting styles when it comes to child rearing? Or, maybe one's child has special needs that should be addressed within the custody agreement? Whatever the situation, a child custody arrangement can often help to mitigate some of the 'grey area' that can come up when parents are raising a child from separate households. While it can't always plan for the unexpected, it can help to bring clarity and understanding to both parents by outlining their obligations and responsibilities.