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by MinnieMoo
Sun Mar 01, 2015 10:40 am
Forum: Legal orders
Topic: SGO a couple of questions
Replies: 4
Views: 3959

Re: SGO a couple of questions

Hi Worried Nan,

IN my limited understanding it is as follows:
Yes no longer LAC
No you share PR w/ BP's 51:49 in your favour
Don't know the last one!
by MinnieMoo
Fri Feb 27, 2015 8:28 pm
Forum: Legal orders
Topic: LA Funding
Replies: 4
Views: 3873

Re: LA Funding

Ch ch ch changes every day another way :lol:
by MinnieMoo
Thu Feb 26, 2015 5:48 pm
Forum: Legal orders
Topic: LA Funding
Replies: 4
Views: 3873

Re: LA Funding

TBH IED, I am totally p***ed off. this is another continuatuion of the same crap I've been dealing with for the last year. No, they aren't going to stay apart, its utter nonsense. They (LA) rang back and said that I couldn't work FT, only part time. So when do I earn the money to pay for the involve...
by MinnieMoo
Thu Feb 26, 2015 5:29 pm
Forum: Assessment
Topic: Assessment
Replies: 11
Views: 8793

Re: Assessment

Well thats all changed. Now looking @ ICO. FFS :shock:

Suzie,
Until 17.00hrs yesterday we were looking @ a SGO.
The BP's suggested an ICO for 12 months while they got their act together (highly unlikely)
Now LA SW trying to organise the details. Its bloody ridiculous. :x
by MinnieMoo
Thu Feb 26, 2015 12:25 pm
Forum: Legal orders
Topic: LA Funding
Replies: 4
Views: 3873

Re: LA Funding

Hi IED, Surprise, surprise :shock: recieved a call post CM hearing yesterday. The BP's had come nback with this: place A on an ICO w/ me for 12 months, while they learn to live apart (yeah right) and do they work they should have done over the last 12 months. Yeah, right. SW trying to make everythin...
by MinnieMoo
Tue Feb 24, 2015 8:55 pm
Forum: Legal orders
Topic: LA Funding
Replies: 4
Views: 3873

LA Funding

Evening All, Spoke to the LA today. They will pay my legal costs associated with the order (SGO) but not for representation. Given they are supporting me, should I pay the bill for legal rep? Secondly they will also pay fostering costs for the first 2 years. Lovely. Thanks very much. Now we could st...
by MinnieMoo
Tue Feb 17, 2015 11:32 am
Forum: Assessment
Topic: Assessment
Replies: 11
Views: 8793

Re: Assessment

Thanks IED,

I am writing the letter as I type. Multitasking Grandma is us (well me really) :lol:
Letter posted asking for confirmation within 14 days from date of letter. Next thing is to move money around.
by MinnieMoo
Mon Feb 16, 2015 8:13 pm
Forum: Assessment
Topic: Assessment
Replies: 11
Views: 8793

Re: Assessment

HI Folks, Questions questions here: Timetable has been altered somewhat.... Further CM Hearing scheduled for 25th Feb, IRH for 20th March and Final Orders for 1st April (no joke). SW thinks it may go a bit further than that due to the way the Reports have come in :shock: She has advised me not to bo...
by MinnieMoo
Mon Feb 16, 2015 8:02 pm
Forum: Legal orders
Topic: SGO - do I need a solicitor?
Replies: 2
Views: 3392

Re: SGO - do I need a solicitor?

Hi Folks,

So am I correct in thinking that the LA can pay until the child is 18?
The reason I ask is that I will be a pensioner by the time DGD is 15 YO.
Its going to be challenging enough to afford the nursery fees....

Min x
by MinnieMoo
Thu Jan 08, 2015 10:46 am
Forum: Assessment
Topic: Assessment
Replies: 11
Views: 8793

Re: Assessment

Went to Panel yesterday: recommended as foster carer.
BF completely discounted by both LA & DGD's Guardian.
BM still being assessed, still has to make big choices HOWEVER DGD is safe so far :D