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by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Mon Apr 20, 2020 12:06 pm
Forum: Trying to get help for your child?
Topic: Social services are not listening to my partners concerns about his 5 year old son
Replies: 2
Views: 659

Re: Social services are not listening to my partners concerns about his 5 year old son

Dear Squishypea Welcome to Family Rights Group’s parents’ discussion board and thank you for your post. My name is Suzie and I am FRG’s online adviser. I am sorry to hear of the difficulties that your partner is having in relation to contact with his son and also to hear of the concerns that you and...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Fri Apr 17, 2020 4:45 pm
Forum: Do you have a child in care?
Topic: Any Advice desperate mum??
Replies: 1
Views: 296

Re: Any Advice desperate mum??

Dear BrokenMother91 I am sorry to hear about your situation, from what you have said you have undertaken therapy and courses that will have helped you lift your self-esteem and address the issues that harmed you in the past. I do hope the report from Lucy Faithfull will be very positive about you an...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Fri Apr 17, 2020 4:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Coronavirus is impacting contact
Replies: 8
Views: 1005

Re: The Coronavirus is impacting contact

Dear mancmum I am happy to read that the plan for your son is ‘return home’. Children’s Services should contact you and update your son’s care plan, our advice sheet Reuniting children in the care system with their families will give you an outline of the process, do ensure that the professionals ar...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Fri Apr 17, 2020 3:21 pm
Forum: 26 week care proceedings timescale
Topic: final care hearing
Replies: 1
Views: 615

Re: final care hearing

Dear Markini5 Thank you for your post. From what you say it seems that the professional view of the injuries to your children were that they were non accidental and your daughter’s account of what she witnessed or experienced concurred with the professional’s view but was not ‘proven’ by medical evi...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Fri Apr 17, 2020 3:02 pm
Forum: Do you have a child in care?
Topic: Covid-19/Any Indirect Contact Being Arranged?
Replies: 3
Views: 343

Re: Covid-19/Any Indirect Contact Being Arranged?

Dear charmed1 I am sorry to hear that you are not being offered an alternative means of contact with your daughter during this coronavirus outbreak. We have produced a document which suggests various kinds of contact parents and carers might request during this time, you will find it here . Our advi...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Fri Apr 17, 2020 2:50 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Coercive relationship
Replies: 2
Views: 1086

Re: Coercive relationship

Dear 197777 Thank you for your post. From what you say there may be a Child Arrangements Order in place with (in normal circumstances) direct contact agreed for you and your daughter. I am sorry to hear that contact with your child is being curtailed by her father during the outbreak of the coronavi...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Fri Apr 17, 2020 2:17 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How are families dealing with remote court hearings? Have your say.
Replies: 0
Views: 136

How are families dealing with remote court hearings? Have your say.

It is clear that the Covid-19 pandemic is one of the greatest catastrophes we will ever face. However, for families who are involved in court proceedings we are only just beginning to see the potential devastation the current situation has created. Family Rights Group is working with the Nuffield Fa...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Thu Apr 16, 2020 6:02 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Please can someone help
Replies: 2
Views: 338

Re: Please can someone help

Dear Dfrew75, Welcome to the Parent’s Forum. My name is Suzie and I am an adviser for Family Rights Group. As you are a friend and family carer you should post on our other board for carers here. But I will address this post here as I can see that it is very urgent. I am sorry to hear that you have ...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Thu Apr 16, 2020 5:09 pm
Forum: Are social workers worried about your child?
Topic: Unexplained fractures and now starting care proceedings
Replies: 2
Views: 406

Re: Unexplained fractures and now starting care proceedings

Dear Zimbo92, Welcome to the Parents Forum. I am Suzie, FRG’s adviser. I am sorry to hear about your son's injuries. I can also see how difficult things have been for your family over the last few weeks. You have now been told that there will be care proceedings in respect of your children. This mea...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Thu Apr 16, 2020 1:25 pm
Forum: Do you have a child in care?
Topic: Ambushed at LAC Review
Replies: 8
Views: 1915

Re: Ambushed at LAC Review

Dear Charmed1, The social worker is saying that she did not do any specific assessment report about contact. Given the substantial changes made in your contact, I assume she addressed her views about contact changing in her general report- that she would have circulated at the LAC review. Before the...