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by fernypops
Sun Aug 24, 2014 9:30 pm
Forum: Challenging decisions
Topic: how do we apply to be added as party to proceedings
Replies: 1
Views: 5194

how do we apply to be added as party to proceedings

Hi I wrote on the assessment section asking for advice about our nieces as we failed our viability assessment and there were many discrepancies in it. we didn't appeal due to the social worker involved basically saying there was no point challenging as the court always goes with their recommendation...
by fernypops
Tue Aug 05, 2014 6:53 pm
Forum: Assessment
Topic: Failed viability
Replies: 1
Views: 3011

Failed viability

Hiya guys back in May we were assessed for my brother in laws girls to come live with us however we failed the viability assessment due to our daughters special needs and how they believe it will affect her. We had a few issues with the assessment that we inaccurate such as they said we have a 2 bed...
by fernypops
Sat May 03, 2014 12:22 pm
Forum: Child protection
Topic: social services and confidentiality
Replies: 1
Views: 4198

social services and confidentiality

Hi I am currently doing an assessment for viability but had the mother call me last night saying she doesn't want me to have the children anymore as she has found out I had reported a bruise to social services last year. When I reported it I asked to be kept anonymous but she has been given all the ...
by fernypops
Thu May 01, 2014 11:49 am
Forum: Assessment
Topic: assessment and normal proceedures
Replies: 5
Views: 5182

Re: assessment and normal proceedures

Thank you for the advice it has been very helpful! We are the only family that have put ourselves forward which is sad really. I am not sure how the process would work though during a full assessment as we live in Scotland and the girls in England nearly 250 miles away how do they assess that? Thank...
by fernypops
Thu Apr 24, 2014 8:50 pm
Forum: Assessment
Topic: assessment and normal proceedures
Replies: 5
Views: 5182

assessment and normal proceedures

Hey I am new to this and need some advice. Our nieces were taken into care back in March under section 20. We put ourselves forward to take the girls but were told they wouldn't consider assessment unless it was going to be a long term thing as we live nearly 250 miles away. The social work took it ...