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by Administrator
Wed Dec 21, 2016 10:59 am
Forum: How FRG advisers and moderator will work on the board
Topic: Availability over the Christmas period
Replies: 0
Views: 6592

Availability over the Christmas period

Hello everyone and Merry Christmas! 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, 23rd December. The discussion boards will be moderated on 28th - 30th December. No posts will be answered during thi...
by Administrator
Fri Mar 04, 2016 6:12 pm
Forum: FRG hot topics
Topic: Bridget Lindley, Family Rights Group
Replies: 2
Views: 7038

Bridget Lindley, Family Rights Group

We are devastated to have to inform you that Bridget Lindley, Family Rights Group’s Deputy Chief Executive & Principal Legal Adviser and our wonderful, brilliant, beautiful colleague and friend, died suddenly earlier this week. Family Rights Group and Bridget’s family are still reeling from the news...
by Administrator
Mon Sep 07, 2015 4:50 pm
Forum: Getting your voice heard
Topic: Kinship Care Parliamentary reception
Replies: 2
Views: 5257

Kinship Care Parliamentary reception

Family Rights Group is holding a parliamentary reception hosted by Rt Hon Alan Johnson MP at 1-2.30pm on the 13th October at which we'll launch the national kinship survey results. This is the largest survey carried out on kinship care). Sir Andrew McFarlane, a high court judge will be one of the sp...
by Administrator
Fri Aug 07, 2015 1:23 pm
Forum: Getting your voice heard
Topic: FRG's major new kinship care survey - please complete
Replies: 0
Views: 6189

FRG's major new kinship care survey - please complete

Hi Family Rights Group on behalf of the Kinship Care Alliance has drawn up a major new survey - please can all kinship carers from England and Wales complete this. In order that the findings are as powerful as possible - we'd like to get a response of 600! This survey will help fill research and pol...
by Administrator
Mon Jul 27, 2015 11:14 am
Forum: FRG hot topics
Topic: Do you attend a local kinship care support group?
Replies: 0
Views: 6128

Do you attend a local kinship care support group?

Family Rights Group is carrying out a short survey of kinship carers living in England and Wales who attend a local kinship care support group. We want to find out what motivated you to join the support group and what difference it has made. The survey will inform a funding bid which are making to t...
by Administrator
Mon Jul 27, 2015 11:11 am
Forum: FRG hot topics
Topic: London kinship carers-interested in joining a support group?
Replies: 0
Views: 5651

London kinship carers-interested in joining a support group?

Family Rights Group is carrying out a short survey of kinship carers living in London or raising a child from London. We'd like to find out if you are interested in joining a kinship care support group and if so, what you'd hope to gain from attending. We will use the findings to inform a funding bi...
by Administrator
Mon Apr 27, 2015 10:09 pm
Forum: Getting your voice heard
Topic: A special guardian not getting support? Radio request
Replies: 0
Views: 4653

A special guardian not getting support? Radio request

Hi A serious radio programme is exploring special guardianship and would like to interview a grandparent carer with a special guardianship order who is not getting support for their child/children. If you are in this position and may be willing to be interviewed, please contact me cashley@frg.org.uk...
by Administrator
Sat Mar 28, 2015 2:42 pm
Forum: FRG hot topics
Topic: Sibling carers
Replies: 0
Views: 4747

Sibling carers

Hi We have been contacted by a documentary team who are keen to produce a film about sibling carers and the experiences and challenges they face. They have asked FRG to post the following and to make a request that any sibling carers who are willing to be interviewed contact them. (at this stage the...
by Administrator
Sat Mar 28, 2015 2:39 pm
Forum: FRG hot topics
Topic: E-lobby your election candidates on family & friends care
Replies: 0
Views: 4249

E-lobby your election candidates on family & friends care

Agenda for Action 2015 – please support our campaign The Kinship Care Alliance has published an Agenda for Action setting out recommendations that we think need to be implemented following the general election 2015. Please elobby your parliamentary candidates to encourage them to support action to i...
by Administrator
Sat Feb 21, 2015 1:13 am
Forum: Getting your voice heard
Topic: Documentary on sibling carers
Replies: 0
Views: 4931

Documentary on sibling carers

Hi We have been contacted by a documentary team who are keen to produce a film about sibling carers and the experiences and challenges they face. They have asked FRG to post the following and to make a request that any sibling carers who are willing to be interviewed contact them. (at this stage the...