The Chicago Family Law Blog

Child Custody in Illinois: Forms & Worksheets

Determining child custody is probably the most heartbreaking aspects of a divorce when minor children are involved. The following resources may help the process go a little more smoothly:

Declaration Under Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction Act (PDF, Cook County Court)

How to Request a Visitation Order in Illinois (PDF, provided by Southern Illinois University School of Law)

How to Enforce a Visitation Order in Illinois (PDF, provided by Southern Illinois University School of Law)

How to Modify a Visitation Order in Illinois (PDF, provided by Southern Illinois University School of Law)

How to Petition for Modification of a Custody Order in Illinois (PDF, provided by Southern Illinois University School of Law)

Checklist: Who Gets Custody? (PDF)

Worksheet: Who Can Claim the Children as Dependents for Tax Purposes? (PDF)