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by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Fri May 07, 2021 4:55 pm
Forum: Are social workers worried about your child?
Topic: Legal gateway meeting plo
Replies: 5
Views: 790

Re: Legal gateway meeting plo

Dear Queen bee Thank you for your recent questions. Please have a read of this section of our website, it will help you understand how social workers may view your current situation. If you would like to speak to an adviser, the lines are closed at the moment, but will reopen on Monday. The helpline...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Fri May 07, 2021 1:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 19 weeks pregnant - advice on social services please
Replies: 1
Views: 188

Re: 19 weeks pregnant - advice on social services please

Dear Re89 Thank you for your post. My name is Suzie and you may have noticed that I edited your post to remove the place name (your location). I am sorry to read about the concerns you have as to how Children’s Services in your area will work with you and manage your case now that you are expecting ...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Thu May 06, 2021 3:46 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Advocate for CIN meeting
Replies: 2
Views: 310

Re: Advocate for CIN meeting

Dear Miche2207, Welcome to the parents' board and thank you for your post. You say that you have a child in need meeting scheduled for tomorrow, for which you have been given very little notice. You have been advised to have somebody independent attend the meeting with you as you have a diagnosis of...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Thu May 06, 2021 3:02 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Negative assessment
Replies: 11
Views: 17013

Re: Negative assessment

Dear Scraggy2021, Thank you for your post. You say that your 4 children are in short-term foster care. You have undergone one PAMS assessment, which was negative, and are awaiting the outcome of a second PAMS assessment. You mention that there is a court date in June - do you know which hearing this...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Thu May 06, 2021 2:44 pm
Forum: Do you have a child in care?
Topic: Children's Guardian Wants a Supervision Order - Do I need Legal Advice
Replies: 8
Views: 829

Re: Children's Guardian Wants a Supervision Order - Do I need Legal Advice

Dear km2115,

I am unsure from the information you have given me what this order may be - did the guardian mention a family assistance order? Again, I would suggest calling her back to clarify this.

Best wishes,

Suzie.
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Thu May 06, 2021 2:28 pm
Forum: Do you have a child in care?
Topic: Special guardian ship
Replies: 3
Views: 522

Re: Special guardian ship

Dear MarleyMoo, Welcome to the parents' board and thank you for your post. You say that your friend's child is currently subject to a special guardianship order, granted to her paternal grandmother. There are arrangements for contact 6 times a year. Your friend would like to have more contact, howev...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Thu May 06, 2021 1:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: social services
Replies: 2
Views: 297

Re: social services

Dear niceguynorthwales, Welcome to the parents' board and thank you for your post. I can see from your post that you are frustrated and dissatisfied with the involvement you and your family have received from children's services. You mention that a report has been written for an upcoming hearing in ...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Wed May 05, 2021 4:43 pm
Forum: Have you been asked to agree to your child coming into care under a voluntary arrangement?
Topic: S20 signed awaiting medical report
Replies: 2
Views: 765

Re: S20 signed awaiting medical report

Dear Rainbow12 Thank you for your post and welcome to the Board. I am sorry to read of your situation, below is some information that might help. We have some information and tips on our website, here . It may be a good idea for you to ask the medical professionals about timescales and ask “when”, “...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Wed May 05, 2021 3:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Social services
Replies: 4
Views: 466

Re: Social services

Dear unhappy 85 Thank you for your post. From what you write, it may be that children's services are not preventing your son from seeing his child – you have said that they have not been involved in his situation. It may be as you suggest, his wife. Here is a charity that may be able to help and adv...
by Suzie, FRG Adviser
Wed May 05, 2021 3:26 pm
Forum: Are social workers worried about domestic violence in your family?
Topic: I'm pregnant and worried
Replies: 1
Views: 233

Re: I'm pregnant and worried

Dear Mummy to be 80 Thank you for your post and welcome to the Board, congratulations on your pregnancy and your future nuptials. From what you have said domestic abuse has featured in yours and your partner’s past, but you also say that when you experienced DV you took steps to address it and that ...