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by Administrator
Thu Feb 24, 2022 10:21 pm
Forum: Getting your voice heard
Topic: Are you a kinship carer? Please share your experiences and your ideas for change
Replies: 0
Views: 204

Are you a kinship carer? Please share your experiences and your ideas for change

Dear friends, This week Family Rights Group has launched a survey for kinship carers to share their experiences with MPs and Peers. A kinship carer is a family member or friend who is raising a child under the age of 18 who cannot live with their parents. The All Party Parliamentary Group on Kinship...
by Administrator
Thu Dec 16, 2021 10:25 pm
Forum: How FRG advisers and moderator will work on the board
Topic: Family Rights Group's availability over the Christmas/New Year period 2021/22
Replies: 0
Views: 637

Family Rights Group's availability over the Christmas/New Year period 2021/22

Hello everyone, Just to let you know FRG's availability over the Christmas period. The office, advice line and digital advice service will close at 3pm on Friday 24th December 2021. The office and all services will re-open at 9.30am on Tuesday 4th January 2022. The kinship carers' advice forums will...
by Administrator
Tue Aug 31, 2021 1:16 pm
Forum: Getting your voice heard
Topic: Your feedback about Family Rights Group’s online advice
Replies: 0
Views: 892

Your feedback about Family Rights Group’s online advice

We would like to know your views on Family Rights Group’s upgraded website www.frg.org.uk as well as the parents’ or kinship carers’ discussion boards. Have you read the advice on the website, the frequently asked questions (FAQ), the legal advice sheets or the blogs? We are keen to know: • What you...
by Administrator
Fri Mar 19, 2021 11:00 am
Forum: FRG hot topics
Topic: Advice on completing the census
Replies: 0
Views: 1135

Advice on completing the census

Census 2021 - kinship carers_forum.png Please help spread the word by sharing the message on your own social media pages: Retweet Family Rights Group on Twitter: https://twitter.com/FamilyRightsGp Share our post on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FamilyRightsGp/ You can find out more information...
by Administrator
Mon Feb 01, 2021 2:33 pm
Forum: FRG hot topics
Topic: Survey of kinship carers during national lockdown January 2021
Replies: 1
Views: 1525

Re: Survey of kinship carers during national lockdown January 2021

Hello, Thank you to all the kinship carers who took the time to fill out our recent survey on your experience during the latest lockdown. We’ve heard from 605 kinship carers raising 889 kinship children, who got in touch to tell us and MPs on the Kinship Care Taskforce, how you’re getting on. The th...
by Administrator
Fri Jan 08, 2021 2:47 pm
Forum: FRG hot topics
Topic: Survey of kinship carers during national lockdown January 2021
Replies: 1
Views: 1525

Survey of kinship carers during national lockdown January 2021

Hello to all kinship carers, We know from our work supporting kinship families that the pandemic has put a lot of extra pressure on kinship carers and the children you are raising. During the first lockdown we carried out a survey and heard from more than 650 kinship carers raising over 1000 kinship...
by Administrator
Tue Dec 22, 2020 6:44 pm
Forum: How FRG advisers and moderator will work on the board
Topic: Family Rights Group's availability over the Christmas/New Year period 2020/21
Replies: 0
Views: 2431

Family Rights Group's availability over the Christmas/New Year period 2020/21

Hello everyone, The office and advice line will close at 3pm on Thursday 24th December 2020 and will reopen at 9.30am on Monday 4th January 2021. The discussion boards will be moderated on Monday 28th, Tuesday 29th, Wednesday 30th and Thursday 31st December 2020 although we are unable to respond to ...
by Administrator
Wed Sep 23, 2020 5:24 pm
Forum: Getting your voice heard
Topic: Virtual Lobby of Parliament for Kinship Carers
Replies: 1
Views: 2937

Virtual Lobby of Parliament for Kinship Carers

Dear all, We are writing to invite you to participate in Family Rights Group’s Virtual Lobby of Parliament, taking place during Kinship Care Week 5-11 October. We are asking kinship carers and people with insight into kinship care to meet their local MP online, to raise awareness about kinship care,...
by Administrator
Mon Sep 07, 2020 10:17 am
Forum: FRG hot topics
Topic: ***** WARNING - SCAM POSTS ON HERE ******
Replies: 1
Views: 2189

Re: ***** WARNING - SCAM POSTS ON HERE ******

Dear Robin, Thank you for alerting us to the spam posts from Mahi01, as well as the excellent advice you posted on how to stay safe online. I can confirm I have banned the named user by their IP address and have deleted their posts and account. We get many of these registrations on a daily basis and...
by Administrator
Thu Apr 09, 2020 2:49 pm
Forum: How FRG advisers and moderator will work on the board
Topic: Family Rights Group's availability over the Easter period
Replies: 0
Views: 3963

Family Rights Group's availability over the Easter period

Hello, Please be advised that Family Right's Group's advice line will close at 3pm on Thursday 9th April for the Easter Bank holiday. Normal opening hours will resume at 9.30am on Tuesday 14th April. You can continue to access information and advice via our website and this discussion board. Althoug...