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by Cathy Ashley
Fri Nov 11, 2011 5:19 pm
Forum: Natter and chatter
Topic: Please help - carer to tell their story to social workers
Replies: 3
Views: 3762

Please help - carer to tell their story to social workers

Hi I'm running a workshop at the Community Care Live conference in Islington, London at 11am on Wednesday on 'Developing good policy and practice for family and friends care at local level' It would be great to have a family and friends care speak at the workshop - just for 5-10 mins max on - their ...
by Cathy Ashley
Thu Sep 29, 2011 5:54 pm
Forum: Legal orders
Topic: Impact of court scrutiny of care plans - your experiences
Replies: 2
Views: 3851

Re: Impact of court scrutiny of care plans - your experience

Yes that's exactly the sort of information. Many thanks.

Cathy
by Cathy Ashley
Wed Sep 28, 2011 9:10 pm
Forum: Legal orders
Topic: Impact of court scrutiny of care plans - your experiences
Replies: 2
Views: 3851

Impact of court scrutiny of care plans - your experiences

Hi I'm speaking to a national conference of judges and family justice professionals this weekend. I'm keen to challenge one of the proposals in the interim family justice review and would like your experiences. The interim review is proposing that in determining whether a care order is in the best i...
by Cathy Ashley
Wed Sep 28, 2011 9:00 pm
Forum: Getting your voice heard
Topic: FRG survey of family and friends carers
Replies: 1
Views: 4997

Re: FRG survey of family and friends carers

Hi We've now had over 400 responses - making this the largest survey of family and friends carers in the UK. But we're very keen to get to 500 - so if you haven't filled it in, please do so. The most responses, the more robust our evidence to decision makers including and politicians and the greater...
by Cathy Ashley
Thu Aug 11, 2011 4:44 pm
Forum: Natter and chatter
Topic: Children's author asks for help from family & friends carers
Replies: 0
Views: 2400

Children's author asks for help from family & friends carers

Please find a request from Merryn, a children's writer " I've asked the FRG if they can put me in touch with any grandparents caring for their grandchildren, as part of the research i am doing for a new book. The story is about a little girl called Roxy - aged ten - who is living in a crowded urban ...
by Cathy Ashley
Fri Jul 29, 2011 12:14 pm
Forum: FRG hot topics
Topic: New FRG survey!
Replies: 10
Views: 10282

Re: New FRG survey!

Hi Thanks so much to those carers who have completed the survey - and can I appeal to any family and friends carer who hasn't filled it in yet - please do. We have had over 190 responses, which is great - but the target is 500 - the more responses the more powerful the evidence to local authorities ...