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by Nana
Mon Dec 19, 2011 5:12 pm
Forum: Contact
Topic: Contact
Replies: 3
Views: 4049

Re: Contact

Thank you for your reply Suzie Luckily I managed to speak to my Solicitor today who reassured me, that as you say, to have any contact order varied it would have to go before the Courts and that we of course would have to be consulted before any variation was made. She did think it was a bit remiss ...
by Nana
Fri Dec 16, 2011 5:45 am
Forum: Natter and chatter
Topic: la want to change sgo allowence advice plz
Replies: 7
Views: 4561

Re: la want to change sgo allowence advice plz

I am at second stage complaint re- my LA reducing our SGO allowance drastically without notice and I have quoted Lewisham judgement in that complaint..it also came to our attention during the first stage complaint that our LA only use a percentage of the recommended fostering allowance in assessing ...
by Nana
Fri Dec 16, 2011 5:35 am
Forum: Contact
Topic: Contact
Replies: 3
Views: 4049

Contact

We currently have an SGO for our 5 year old g/son and are in the process of applying for an SGO for his brother (8 months) who is currently in foster care, which to date is going well and we have been told (off the record by the Guardian) that he will be placed with us. Problem being.....we have a d...
by Nana
Sat Feb 26, 2011 9:37 pm
Forum: Natter and chatter
Topic: information needed on kinship holidays please
Replies: 7
Views: 6087

Re: information needed on kinship holidays please

<t>I do hope you are able to come, it's lovely to actually meet up with others in the same/similar position rather than in 'cyber space' all the time...I do like to come on this site, I don't often contribute unless I feel strongly about a particular subject and think I can help in some way or make ...
by Nana
Sat Feb 26, 2011 7:36 pm
Forum: Natter and chatter
Topic: information needed on kinship holidays please
Replies: 7
Views: 6087

Re: information needed on kinship holidays please

Forgot to add that you do not have to be a member of any group to come to the kinfest holiday in Skegness...it is open to all kinship carers [8D]
by Nana
Sat Feb 26, 2011 7:30 pm
Forum: Natter and chatter
Topic: information needed on kinship holidays please
Replies: 7
Views: 6087

Re: information needed on kinship holidays please

<t>Hi Nana 20<br/> <br/> There are two holidays being organised as Ied has said, however the one to Skegness (organised by Kinship 'foster' Carers on FB) is open to all Kinship carers and I hope you contact Help for further information and are able to join us this year. I too went along last year an...
by Nana
Tue Feb 15, 2011 5:44 am
Forum: Legal orders
Topic: Mum seeing kids does it affect me applying 4s/g/o
Replies: 4
Views: 3716

Re: Mum seeing kids does it affect me applying 4s/g/o

<t>I had this problem when going through the SGO process..SS did listen to the Mother and did reinstate her contact but not to the level she asked for it was also supervised and monitored..Mother was not consistant though and the outcome of it all was that she now has no direct contact and has not s...
by Nana
Fri Feb 11, 2011 9:49 am
Forum: Natter and chatter
Topic: Equal rights
Replies: 73
Views: 34855

Re: Equal rights

<t><br/> I agree with comments that education is the way forward and until we can educate people there is little point in 'he who shouts loudest'. In my humble opinion 'he who shouts loudest' is very often not heard over the noise.<br/> <br/> It also has the potential of causing more harm than good....
by Nana
Tue Feb 08, 2011 7:25 pm
Forum: Getting support
Topic: sgo
Replies: 25
Views: 26379

Re: sgo

<t>I know where you are coming from Maricharle and to be honest my daughter as have the rest of the immediate family seen and read the majority of the paperwork/file i.e psyc assessments on us and the parents. It's human nature I think to share what is written about oneself and/or other members of t...
by Nana
Tue Feb 08, 2011 11:31 am
Forum: Getting support
Topic: sgo
Replies: 25
Views: 26379

Re: sgo

<t>they haven't thought that far ahead re SGO's, it hasn't happened so there is no test case so to speak! It's a scary concept though that the parents could potentially cause even more trouble which whoever we name has already witnessed and dealt with. <br/> <br/> As in our case my daughter is named...