A nationwide network which campaigns for joint custody after parents' divorce

The Parents And Children's Network

Articles about by custodial parents and their partners

Because of the extreme single parental authority system that exists in Japan, in most cases, the parent who does not have the parental authority cannot meet their children, and even cannot know their children's whereabouts. And, cases of abuse of the children by the custodial parent and their new partner occur frequently. The abuse cases that occurred recently are reprinted from the newspaper in Japan as follows.