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by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Mon Jun 29, 2020 8:29 am
Forum: Do you have a child in care?
Topic: Removal at birth need advice
Replies: 21
Views: 13291

Re: Removal at birth need advice

Dear Mishy, Welcome to the Parents Forum. I am Suzie, FRG’s online adviser. I suggest you post on the Friends and Family Carers Board as you will receive a lot of help and support from other grandparents in your situation. But I can briefly answer your question and direct you to other places for sup...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Wed Jun 24, 2020 5:09 pm
Forum: Are social workers worried about your child?
Topic: Social Services / Supervised Access
Replies: 1
Views: 284

Re: Social Services / Supervised Access

Dear GBDDUK Welcome to the parents’ discussion forum and thanks for posting. I see that you are concerned about the reason why children’s services (the new name for social services) that your partner’s sister has to be supervised when with your 3 children. It is not clear from your post if she is th...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Wed Jun 24, 2020 4:37 pm
Forum: Have you been asked to agree to your child coming into care under a voluntary arrangement?
Topic: Permancy planning meeting dispute
Replies: 3
Views: 759

Re: Permancy planning meeting dispute

Dear Lolli Thank you for your further post. I am sorry that you feel that you need to write a statement yourself. Usually, a solicitor would obtain a client’s instructions in order to draft the statement taking into account what the client wishes to comment on in respect the evidence which has been ...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Wed Jun 24, 2020 3:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Care proceedings
Replies: 1
Views: 327

Re: Care proceedings

Dear AN611 Welcome to the parents’ discussion forum and thanks for posting. I see from your post that your daughter’s child was temporarily removed from her home. You do not give any details about the circumstances which that led to this happening but I assume there are safeguarding concerns. It may...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Wed Jun 24, 2020 3:41 pm
Forum: Are social workers worried about domestic violence in your family?
Topic: DV Social worker not being honest -FOI request
Replies: 1
Views: 567

Re: DV Social worker not being honest -FOI request

Dear Ladybird Welcome to the parents’ discussion board and thank you for posting. My name is Suzie, online adviser at Family Rights Group. I see from your post that your son is currently on a child in need plan (CIN). Children’s services became involved because of domestic violence in your relations...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Mon Jun 22, 2020 9:30 am
Forum: Are social workers worried about your child?
Topic: Borderline personality disorder. Complex issue
Replies: 1
Views: 289

Re: Borderline personality disorder. Complex issue

Dear Calm6077, Welcome to the Parent’s Forum. I am Suzie, one of FRG’s advisers. Congratulations on the birth of your son. It sounds like he is thriving in your care. You agreed to dad having contact with your son, supervised by paternal grandmother. You also seem to get a lot of support from dad’s ...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Mon Jun 22, 2020 9:00 am
Forum: Are social workers worried about your child?
Topic: Initial Assessment
Replies: 2
Views: 267

Re: Initial Assessment

Dear Confused75, Welcome to the Parents Forum. I am Suzie, FRG’s online adviser. Your question is about assessments. Yes, initial assessment is generally an old term and is not often used now. Instead, the term “assessment” is used and this can mean both a quick assessment (like the initial assessme...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Mon Jun 22, 2020 8:58 am
Forum: Are social workers worried about domestic violence in your family?
Topic: New relationship historic DV
Replies: 1
Views: 266

Re: New relationship historic DV

Dear Babyafe, Welcome to the Parents Forum. I am Suzie FRG’s online adviser. I can see that you are a mum and your new partner is in prison for a DV offence. Your questions are: • Will children services become involved with your children and if so, what will this look like? • Are any professionals s...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Wed Jun 10, 2020 1:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Court proceedings and phone analysis
Replies: 3
Views: 652

Re: Court proceedings and phone analysis

Dear STARYNIGHT3 Thanks you for your further post. In your post, you ask how much weight will be placed on the evidence from the analysis of your phone calls. This will depend on what it is they want to show from looking at the persons with whom you have had calls. If the phone analysis gives of cle...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Wed Jun 10, 2020 11:55 am
Forum: Getting your voice heard
Topic: Has anyone had negative repercussions for complaining?
Replies: 4
Views: 1283

Re: Has anyone had negative repercussions for complaining?

My daughter is subject to a care order but lives with her dad, my ex husband. I used to have one to one supervised contact with my daughter. Due to the onset of coronavirus Children’s Services have proposed alternative measures. These include Video contact twice monthly and email contact on alterna...