It is important to secure legal representation as soon as possible.
You can go to the Centre County Bar Association website to search for attorneys that practice family law.
Here is a list of family law attorneys in Pennsylvania that note their practice works with fathers in matters of custody.
Additionally, be cautious with agencies. Even if well intentioned, there may be underlying bias or presumptions on the part of social workers that could influence decision making. Be aware that any changes in parental responsibilities may set a precedent that will impact impact future decision making, sometimes to your detriment.
Make sure you know what you want and carefully consider the future before making any commitments or agreements.
Keep in mind that the judge will be influenced by his or her perception of what is in the best interests of the child. While both parents are theoretically seen as equal under the law, in some situations the father has a steeper hill to climb to achieve parity in the eyes of the court.
Below is the custody process in Centre County. It is a useful guideline for other areas, but you should check with your attorney. We will be adding additional information and resources soon.