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by Administrator
Wed Apr 03, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: Natter and chatter
Topic: Your feedback about Family Rights Group’s online advice service survey 2019
Replies: 0
Views: 57

Your feedback about Family Rights Group’s online advice service survey 2019

This survey is about how helpful you have found Family Rights Group's (FRG) online advice service. The online advice service includes our advice sheets, frequently asked questions (FAQ) and answers and our discussion boards for parents and for family and friends carers. If you have used any of these...
by Administrator
Tue Feb 19, 2019 2:01 pm
Forum: Getting your voice heard
Topic: Parliamentary Taskforce regional meetings and FRG kinship survey – invitation to all friends and family carers
Replies: 0
Views: 162

Parliamentary Taskforce regional meetings and FRG kinship survey – invitation to all friends and family carers

A national cross-party Parliamentary Taskforce on Kinship Care has been up by Anna Turley MP, with the support of Family Rights Group. The aim is to raise awareness about, and support for, children in kinship care and to highlight how important this option is for children who cannot live with their ...
by Administrator
Thu Feb 14, 2019 1:37 pm
Forum: FRG hot topics
Topic: Kinship Carers Survey...
Replies: 0
Views: 168

Kinship Carers Survey...

Hello all, Family Rights Group is currently conducting a short survey on kinship care. The results of the survey will influence Family Rights Group’s policy and campaign work and will enable Family Rights Group to provide evidence to the new Parliamentary Taskforce on Kinship Care . We are particula...
by Administrator
Tue Dec 18, 2018 6:37 pm
Forum: How FRG advisers and moderator will work on the board
Topic: Availability over the Christmas period 2018
Replies: 0
Views: 1168

Availability over the Christmas period 2018

Hello everyone. Just to let you know FRG's availability over the Christmas period. The office, advice line and digital advice service will close at 3pm on Monday, 24th December 2018. The discussion boards will be moderated on 27th, 28th and 31st December 2018. No posts will be answered during this t...
by Administrator
Tue Oct 02, 2018 1:04 pm
Forum: Sibling care
Topic: ARE YOU CARING FOR YOUR YOUNGER BROTHER OR SISTER(S)?
Replies: 0
Views: 1430

ARE YOU CARING FOR YOUR YOUNGER BROTHER OR SISTER(S)?

Transparent Television are developing a sensitive documentary project about carers, following older siblings who are caring for their younger brothers and sisters and exploring the extra challenges they may face in light of their situation. They want to hear from those who are devoting their lives t...
by Administrator
Wed Aug 29, 2018 8:49 am
Forum: Getting your voice heard
Topic: Party Parliamentary taskforce on kinship care
Replies: 0
Views: 1706

Party Parliamentary taskforce on kinship care

Dear kinship carers, Please write/email your MP to increase awareness of kinship care, highlight key concerns faced by kinship carers & encourage them to get involved in the cross-party parliamentary taskforce on kinship care. The more of you who write a letter, the better - the taskforce is a reall...
by Administrator
Wed May 16, 2018 3:11 pm
Forum: Natter and chatter
Topic: Your feedback about Family Rights Group’s online advice service survey
Replies: 0
Views: 3981

Your feedback about Family Rights Group’s online advice service survey

This survey is about how helpful you have found Family Rights Group's (FRG) online advice service. The online advice service includes our advice sheets, frequently asked questions (FAQ) and answers and our discussion boards for parents and for family and friends carers. If you have used any of these...
by Administrator
Mon Feb 05, 2018 1:02 pm
Forum: Getting your voice heard
Topic: Care Crisis Review – please give us your views
Replies: 0
Views: 4512

Care Crisis Review – please give us your views

Family Rights Group is facilitating a sector-led Care Crisis Review which: • is examining the reasons for the record number of care order applications and high numbers of children in care; • aims to identify specific changes that can safely reduce the number of care cases coming before the family co...
by Administrator
Mon Oct 09, 2017 3:13 pm
Forum: Finance and benefits
Topic: Please sign petition so all kinship carers households are exempt for 2 child restriction re tax credits
Replies: 0
Views: 5065

Please sign petition so all kinship carers households are exempt for 2 child restriction re tax credits

Please sign and share this petition https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/202019 Following our collective lobbying efforts, the Government exempted kinship carers when taking on kin children from the 2 child restriction on child tax credit. But the way the Regulations have been written means a ki...