What is establishing paternity?Establishing paternity is the way to legally determine the father of a child who is born to an unmarried woman. Signing the father's name on a birth certificate is not enough to legally determine paternity. (However, if the mother is married when the child is born, her husband is legally considered the father of the child and paternity does not need to be legally determined).There are two ways to establish paternity: more...
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, there is new information available. Please visit the Kentucky civil legal aid program in your area to learn more.
Hay nueva información disponible debido a la pandemia de Covid-19. Puede visitar su oficina de asistencia legal local de Kentucky para obtener más información.
- AppalRed (South and Southeastern Kentucky): https://www.ardfky.org/node/333
- Legal Aid of the Bluegrass (North, Northeastern, and Central Kentucky): https://lablaw.org/covid19
- Legal Aid Society (Louisville and surrounding counties): https://www.yourlegalaid.org/covid19responseandresources
- Kentucky Legal Aid (Western and Southwestern Kentucky): https://www.klaid.org/covid-19-legal-update