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by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Wed Jul 15, 2020 5:15 pm
Forum: Legal orders
Topic: Ending an SGO
Replies: 1
Views: 40

Re: Ending an SGO

Dear Elephants19 Thank you for posting although, as a parent, it should be on the parents’ discussion board. In your post you say that you wish to have your son back in your care. A special guardianship order (SGO) was made for him to live with paternal aunt and uncle about four years ago. It is not...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Wed Jul 15, 2020 2:58 pm
Forum: Getting support
Topic: We have an SGO, but want to fully adopt
Replies: 1
Views: 49

Re: We have an SGO, but want to fully adopt

Dear LDA55 Welcome to the family and friends carers’ discussion forum. Thank you for your post. I see that you have a special guardianship order for your nephew which has been in place since 2017. You now wish to adopt your nephew which would mean that his mother would no longer have parental respon...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Wed Jul 15, 2020 2:51 pm
Forum: Child protection
Topic: Desperate mum, needing urgent advice
Replies: 4
Views: 104

Re: Desperate mum, needing urgent advice

Dear Woofie Thank you for your post. I will respond to you here but as a parent it is better for you to post on the parents’ discussion board. My name is Suzie, online adviser at Family Rights Group. I see that you are having a difficult time at the moment after your partner slapped your daughter an...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Wed Jul 08, 2020 5:27 pm
Forum: Assessment
Topic: Kinship assessment advice
Replies: 1
Views: 72

Re: Kinship assessment advice

Dear SHC99 Welcome to the family and friends carers’ forum and thank you for your post. I see that you are concerned about how your family’s history of drug use and violence might affect your chances in being able to have a positive assessment for your niece to remain in your care. From what you say...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Wed Jul 08, 2020 3:38 pm
Forum: Assessment
Topic: Failed viability assesment
Replies: 1
Views: 114

Re: Failed viability assesment

Dear Mrs B Welcome to the family and friends carers’ discussion forum and thank you for your post. My name is Suzie, online adviser at Family Rights Group. I am sorry that you have had a negative assessment due to a historical incident of domestic violence which was not mentioned during the assessme...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Wed Jul 08, 2020 2:28 pm
Forum: Legal orders
Topic: kinship carer for grandchildren?
Replies: 2
Views: 149

Re: kinship carer for grandchildren?

Dear suncloud Welcome to the family and friends discussion forum and thank you for posting. I am sorry it has taken some time to respond to your post. I see that there has been a crisis in your family which has led to your grandchildren being placed in your care and you treated as a foster carer for...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Fri Jun 12, 2020 7:31 pm
Forum: FRG hot topics
Topic: Referral
Replies: 1
Views: 147

Re: Referral

Dear Wolf, Welcome to the friends and family carers board. My name is Suzie and I am one of FRG’s advisers. I am so sorry to hear that your mental health deteriorated and that you felt suicidal. I am glad that you were able to reach out and talk to your children’s teacher about how you were feeling....
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Fri Jun 12, 2020 5:14 pm
Forum: Child protection
Topic: Please help
Replies: 1
Views: 319

Re: Please help

DearSFK88, Welcome to the Friends and Family carers Forum. My name is Suzie and I am one of Family Rights Group’s advisers. I am sorry to hear that your niece who is 11 has been through so much. How difficult for her and how resilient she must be to call you to come and collect her. How lucky she is...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Wed Jun 10, 2020 5:20 pm
Forum: Assessment
Topic: Please help
Replies: 3
Views: 248

Re: Please help

My nephew has been placed in foster care with an interium care order since birth. Me and my husband have been assessed to care for our nephew. My police check & national police check came back all clear whereas my husbands came back with something serious on it, which he absolutely strongly denies....
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Wed Jun 10, 2020 2:32 pm
Forum: Legal orders
Topic: MY RIGHTS
Replies: 2
Views: 294

Re: MY RIGHTS

Dear RURALFATHER Thank you for posting. As Robin has pointed out in his response to your post, you have posted on the wrong forum. He has given some good advice regarding parental responsibility. Please read our advice sheet Parental Responsibility . Regarding the position with children’s services i...