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by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Wed May 05, 2021 3:07 pm
Forum: Getting your voice heard
Topic: Social workers treating us unfairly
Replies: 1
Views: 373

Re: Social workers treating us unfairly

Dear Lovemypartner Thank you for your post and welcome to the Board. From what you write, your partner is involved with children’s services who are concerned about the ‘safety’ of her children and there is a court case ongoing. I am not sure whether she is in court concerning a Child Arrangements Or...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Tue May 04, 2021 4:53 pm
Forum: Are social workers worried about your child?
Topic: Can social worker take my baby
Replies: 3
Views: 372

Re: Can social worker take my baby

Dear Kitty 33 Welcome back to the parents’ discussion board and thank you for your further posts. I will respond to all three of your most recent posts here. You are very worried about the pre-birth assessment due to be carried out especially as you had a previous child removed a number of years ago...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Thu Apr 29, 2021 6:00 pm
Forum: Are social workers worried about domestic violence in your family?
Topic: Re: Urgent advice
Replies: 6
Views: 790

Re: Urgent advice

Dear Irishrose75, Welcome to the parents’ board and thank you for your post. I am sorry to hear that you are going through this and it is clearly a very distressing situation. You say in your post that your 13 year old daughter was removed from your care in 2019 and made subject to an interim care o...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Thu Apr 29, 2021 4:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Social involved again
Replies: 1
Views: 248

Re: Social involved again

Dear Unicorn21, You say in your post that your partner, your children’s father, went to prison for dealing Class A drugs in 2013. This resulted in a referral to children’s services, but no further action resulted. Your partner returned to your home upon his release, and you went on to have another c...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Thu Apr 29, 2021 3:28 pm
Forum: Do you have a child in care?
Topic: Positive Outcome
Replies: 1
Views: 254

Re: Positive Outcome

Dear MovingOn, Welcome to the parents board and thank you for sharing your positive story - it was a pleasure to read and I am it will serve as encouragement and inspiration for many parents on this forum. It is uplifting to hear how you were able to turn things around during care proceedings by ack...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Thu Apr 29, 2021 11:24 am
Forum: Do you have a child in care?
Topic: Legal Help/Solicitor Not Responding
Replies: 3
Views: 489

Re: Legal Help/Solicitor Not Responding

Dear Charmed1, I am sorry to hear that you are experiencing these difficulties and that you are not satisfied with the service you have received from your solicitor. It may be helpful to look at the link included in my last post; particularly Tip Three on page 6. If you think you have taken the firs...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Thu Apr 29, 2021 10:37 am
Forum: Are social workers worried about your child?
Topic: Reports and assessments.
Replies: 3
Views: 634

Re: Reports and assessments.

Dear Mummy2, It is possible that the social worker has assessed your parents as being suitable contact supervisors from information gathered throughout the assessment and child in need process so far. It would be usual for the social worker to want to speak to your parents in this case in order to t...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Wed Apr 28, 2021 3:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Disqualification by Association
Replies: 1
Views: 237

Re: Disqualification by Association

Dear Anonymous777 Welcome to the parents’ discussion board and thank you for your post. My name is Suzie and I am FRG’s online adviser. We advise parents and families who have a social worker involved with their children. Your query is about your role working with children and whether you will be ‘d...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Wed Apr 28, 2021 12:11 pm
Forum: 26 week care proceedings timescale
Topic: Niece needs help
Replies: 3
Views: 592

Re: Niece needs help

Dear A123 Thanks for your further post. You have described all the difficulties you have experienced and I know from all your previous posts that you have worked very hard to make changes, you have engaged with therapy and have tried to remain as involved as you can with your children. I am sorry to...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Mon Apr 26, 2021 4:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Partner only allowed supervised contact
Replies: 3
Views: 478

Re: Partner only allowed supervised contact

Dear Boohonky, Welcome to the Parents Forum. I m Suzie, one of the online advisers. I can see that you asked children services about your partner, and they have said that you must supervise his contact with your children at all times. They have given you the only answer they can give, without carryi...