Judge Terre L. Vandervoort
FAIRFIELD COUNTY, OHIO
Fairfield County Juvenile/Probate Court, Lancaster, Ohio
Juvenile/Probate Court: Custody Information
Juvenile Court has concurrent jurisdiction with Domestic Court in this county. By agreement of the Courts, all changes of custody between parents or relatives will be handled through the Domestic Court.
Juvenile Court handles the following types of temporary custody changes:
• By agreement of parent(s) to a non-relative. View Detailed instructions.
• Cases involving abuse, neglect or dependency filed by Children Services.
Please note that custody changes are not granted for school purposes only.
Also see, Grandparent Affidavit/Power of Attorney