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by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Mon Sep 09, 2019 12:01 pm
Forum: Finance and benefits
Topic: Formalising Care Status and Finances
Replies: 1
Views: 496

Re: Formalising Care Status and Finances

Dear No1Familyman Thank you for your post and welcome to our Board. You write that your granddaughter was placed with you by a local authority (LA) team leader under a child in need arrangement (Section 17) last October and that since then you have not been assessed as a foster carer. I suggest this...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Wed Sep 04, 2019 3:40 pm
Forum: Natter and chatter
Topic: Reports contingency plans and care plans
Replies: 1
Views: 380

Re: Reports contingency plans and care plans

Dear mani9115 Welcome to the family and friends carers’ discussion forum and thanks for posting. You say you are a registered kinship carer with the local authority. It is not clear if you have an order from the court, that is, a special guardianship order or child arrangement order to care for the ...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Wed Sep 04, 2019 3:10 pm
Forum: Natter and chatter
Topic: Please help URGENT Panel
Replies: 2
Views: 371

Re: Please help URGENT Panel

Dear AJA19 Welcome to the family and friend carers’ discussion forum and thank you for your posts. I am sorry that you did not receive a response before now. You have posted several times and I will try to respond to your posts in this response. In your one of you refer to having had a positive asse...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Wed Aug 07, 2019 2:04 pm
Forum: Children coming into the care system under section 20 voluntary arrangements
Topic: Children’s service reluctant to help while I am sick
Replies: 2
Views: 893

Re: Children’s service reluctant to help while I am sick

I am a single mother of 2 special needs children. First son is 6 years old, he is autistic, non verbal, not aware of danger, self harms and eats non-edible things. The second is 3 and has same signs as my first only difference is he hasn’t been diagnosed and doesn’t self harm. I have been very ill ...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Wed Aug 07, 2019 10:40 am
Forum: Legal orders
Topic: Court agreement and contact SGO
Replies: 1
Views: 520

Re: Court agreement and contact SGO

Dear thiseldo39 Thank you for your further post and I apologise that you are only now receiving a response to your post. You have a special guardianship order (SGO) for your granddaughter and it appears that there is also a supervision order in place. This means that children’s services are continui...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Tue Aug 06, 2019 12:58 pm
Forum: Assessment
Topic: SGO Help
Replies: 3
Views: 659

Re: SGO Help

Dear Lovebed Welcome to the Family and Friends Carers’ discussion board and thank you for your post. My name is Suzie, FRG’s online adviser. I am very sorry that we have not been able to respond to your query before now, due to the current high volume of posts. I am also sorry to hear of the difficu...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Mon Aug 05, 2019 1:59 pm
Forum: Sibling care
Topic: Sibling care
Replies: 1
Views: 431

Re: Sibling care

Dear Sister90 Welcome to the family and friends carers’ discussion board and thank you for your post. I am very sorry that we were not able to respond to you before now as the discussion forums have been extremely busy. I am also sorry to hear about the difficulties that you and your brother have be...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Mon Aug 05, 2019 11:54 am
Forum: Getting support
Topic: Help with legal position
Replies: 1
Views: 426

Re: Help with legal position

Dear Curios Welcome to the Family and Friends Carers' discussion board and thank you for your post. I am sorry to hear of the difficulties that your daughter is having. I am very sorry that we have not been able to respond to your query before now as we are currently receiving a very high level of p...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Fri Aug 02, 2019 3:50 pm
Forum: Contact
Topic: Contact
Replies: 2
Views: 550

Re: Contact

Dear Wilbur Welcome to the Family and Friends discussion forum. My name is Suzie, online adviser at Family Rights Group. Thank you for your post. I am sorry you it has taken some time for you to receive a response. I am sorry to see that your son is not able to have contact with his son now that a s...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Fri Aug 02, 2019 2:33 pm
Forum: Sounding off
Topic: Help required SS and partner resigning as foster carer.
Replies: 1
Views: 527

Re: Help required SS and partner resigning as foster carer.

Dear Breadline bound Thank you for your further post and I am sorry that you are only now receiving a response to your post. Both your partner and you have been kinship foster carer, as I recall, to your great nephew for a year now and have been, it appears, negatively assessed to have his sibling p...