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by Busymum
Wed Mar 28, 2018 5:46 pm
Forum: Challenging decisions
Topic: Private foster child doesn't want to return home
Replies: 4
Views: 4618

Re: Private foster child doesn't want to return home

Thank you again Suzie

I am confused, I've been told that she isn't a looked after child, because she isn't in care. I was trying to arrange an advocate for her but she was told she isn't entitled to one as a child in need, but would be as a looked after child.
by Busymum
Sat Mar 24, 2018 10:05 pm
Forum: Challenging decisions
Topic: Private foster child doesn't want to return home
Replies: 4
Views: 4618

Re: Private foster child doesn't want to return home

Thanks for your advice Susie. The child is currently classed as a child in need. She came to us when her previous placement came to an end (She had been staying with a family member, but the relationship broke down after frequent disagreements with her mother). The child was at school and didn't hav...
by Busymum
Thu Mar 22, 2018 5:32 pm
Forum: Challenging decisions
Topic: Private foster child doesn't want to return home
Replies: 4
Views: 4618

Private foster child doesn't want to return home

Hello everyone! Hoping that someone can point us in the right direction. I have a 15 year old private foster child living with me, and as far as her social worker is concerned she's here to allow family mediation to happen so that she can return home to live with her mother (dad hasn't been around s...