Custody X Change Software: Using It to Help Your Case

What it can do for you:

Why parents use Custody X Change
Custody X Change supports you as much during court proceedings as it does afterward. No other tool helps you do as much.

Why legal professionals use Custody X Change
The app creates sleek documents, organizes case details and lets you collaborate remotely with clients. Found out what else it can do for lawyers, mediators and judges.

Why divorced parents need a co-parenting app
A co-parenting app simplifies the complexities of child custody for divorced parents. Find out how apps like Custody X Change could help you.

8 ways child custody software simplifies your life as a parent
The online app ensures the best possible future for your children by helping you design a parenting plan, manage your schedule and more.

Sharing information with your co-parent, professionals or children
You're in control of when and how you share your Custody X Change information with people who may need it.

Calendar tools:

Get your ideal schedule & make following it easy
The Custody X Change app helps you make a complete custody schedule and follow it.

Calculate parenting time instantly
Custody X Change instantly calculates your exact parenting time for any period, past or future.

Track how much custody time you actually get
Once your custody schedule is in place, actual parenting time shows how well it's being followed. Mark any times when one parent strays from the schedule without approval.

Coordinate your activities with your custody time
Your activities center displays custody transfers alongside your child's appointments, practices and any other event you don't want to forget — even work commitments.

Other essential tools:

Design a parenting plan with our step-by-step template
The Custody X Change app takes guesswork out of the equation by walking you through each step of creating a comprehensive plan.

Organize your case with a private journal
Keeping track of all the dates and documents in a custody case can feel like a full-time job. Your custody journal solves this problem and more.

Message the other parent civilly — and with a record
Message each other calmly with Custody X Change. Plus, print conversations and see read receipts.

Track your parenting expenses precisely
The expense tracker lets you log how much you spend on your children, plus calculate costs owed to you so everyone pays their fair share.

Access your children's information instantly
Your children's information is always changing: their medications, shopping lists, etc. Store this data in Custody X Change so both parents can access it at a moment's notice.

Explore examples of common schedules

Explore common schedules

Join the 60,000+ other parents who have used our co-parenting tools

Organize your evidence

Track your expenses, journal what happens, and record actual time. Print organized, professional documents.

Co-parent civilly

Our parent-to-parent messaging system, which detects hostile language, lets you collaborate without the drama.

Get an accurate child support order

Child support is based on parenting time or overnights in most jurisdictions. Calculate time instead of estimating.

Succeed by negotiating

Explore options together with visual calendars and detailed parenting plans. Present alternatives and reach agreement.

Never forget an exchange or activity

Get push notifications and email reminders, sync with other calendar apps and share with the other parent.

Save up to $50,000 by avoiding court

Write your parenting agreement without lawyers. Our templates walk you through each step.

Make My Plan



Long distance schedules

Third party schedules


Summer break

Parenting provisions


How to make a schedule

Factors to consider

Parenting plans:

Making a parenting plan

Changing your plan

Interstate, long distance

Temporary plans

Guides by location:

Parenting plans

Scheduling guidelines

Child support calculators

Age guidelines:

Birth to 18 months

18 months to 3 years

3 to 5 years

5 to 13 years

13 to 18 years


Joint physical custody

Sole physical custody

Joint legal custody

Sole legal custody

Product features:

Software overview

Printable calendars

Parenting plan templates

Journal what happens

Expense sharing

Parenting time tracking

Calculate time & overnights

Ways to use:

Succeed by negotiating

Prepare for mediation

Get ready for court