Will my children be taken away if I am not a citizen?

Generally, the answer is "no."

The exception is if the judge determines that your citizenship status places your children at risk of harm or danger.

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Still have questions?

If you live or have a case in Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas or Sarasota counties, we may be able to help.

How do I apply? Am I eligible?

Call (800) 625-2257

to apply for service.

Or complete our online application

and we will call you back.