Divorce, no matter when it occurs in life, can be a very difficult process for everyone involved. An Illinois resident will suddenly be confronted with a plethora of new tasks, including changing their health benefits, creating new bank accounts and finding a new place to live. However, when kids are involved in the process and child custody must be determined, the process can be even more trying.
One of the most difficult aspects of handling a divorce can be the act of telling the kids. Their parents are likely the two most important people in their young lives. The fact that these two people will no longer be together can possibly be one of the most difficult conversations the children will ever have, and it is also one of the most demanding in regards to their emotions.