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Dear Nannyloves2 Thank you for your updating post. I see that you have agreed to have your grandchildren on a child arrangement order with supervision order and for special guardian order to be made later on. Having a child arrangement order before the special guardianship order is made means that t...
- Thu Oct 25, 2018 12:52 pm
- Forum: Finance and benefits
- Topic: What help should we get/ask for?
- Replies: 4
- Views: 804
Dear Bobsyouruncle Thank you for posting again and welcome to the family and friends carers discussion board. It is good to see that you now know that your are going to have two of your grandchildren placed with you as foster carers but you are concerned about the kind of support you are likely to r...
Hi Gramps Thank you for posting and welcome to the Family and Friends Carers Discussion Board. My name is Suzie, and I am the online adviser at Family Rights Group. In your post you refer to a comprehensive assessment that is being done by children’s service. However, it is unclear from your post ex...
- Mon Oct 22, 2018 3:12 pm
- Forum: Natter and chatter
- Topic: Taking Child out of Country
- Replies: 6
- Views: 903
Hi, I understand as SG's we can only remove our granddaughter out of the country for 90 days per year. I have just been offered a job in the USA for 5 years on an R1 Visa. 4 Questions: 1) Anyone been here and might know our status with US immigration? We are SGO's and the child is not adopted, natu...
Dear Worriedg Welcome to the family and friends careers discussion board and thank you for your post. I am sorry that your assessment was negative and you are unable to look after your grandchild. It is a little confusing however as you later state that you told you were going to be assessed as a fu...
Dear Nannyloves2 Thank you for posting and welcome to the family and friends carers discussion board. My name is Suzie, online adviser at Family Rights Group. It is really good that you have had a positive assessment for a special guardianship order. You want to know if it is part of the process for...
- Mon Oct 08, 2018 12:19 pm
- Forum: Natter and chatter
- Topic: Help ! What should I be called !
- Replies: 5
- Views: 1074
Dear Jellyfish It is really good that you have been sensitive and discussed with the child’s birth mother what she is happy with too. You should be able to seek advice from the local authority’s Kinship Team about any issues as they arise, if you need to, as they will have come across these dilemmas...
- Mon Oct 08, 2018 11:51 am
- Forum: Children coming into the care system under section 20 voluntary arrangements
- Topic: Should he have been Section 20
- Replies: 1
- Views: 1571
Dear OneGoodTurn Welcome to the Family and Friends Carers discussion board and thank you for your post. I am sorry that we were not able to respond to you before now. My name is Suzie, FRG’s online adviser. You have been caring for a 15 year old boy since May. Prior to this he had been living with h...
Dear DGJ Thank you for the update. I hope you will have a satisfactory outcome once your circumstances have been reviewed through your complaint and appeal of the decision to remove your special guardianship allowance. Since you have an order that states payments should be made until the children ar...