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I need some advice over children's social services they
I need some advice over children's social services they contacted me by demanding personal information about me it seem that they are forcing my daughters foster carers to apply for an SGO order they then contact my daughter father and demand personal information about me and he refused to give them any they then contacted his doctors and demanded he do a DNA test he has refused . we ordered by Manchester Children's Social services to attend their office yesterday we also got a small bit of paperwork also yesterday by post and social service have admitted in the paperwork we only just received that there has been no discussion with the birth family about this SGO. both myself and my mother have been fighting social service since 2006 over both my children I also have a son who has undiagnosed Asperger's Autism he is now under Adult social service and Adult social services won't let me or my mother see him every time I request to see him his social worker Rut Dave and shared live placement officers say that he doesn't want to see us and the only reason we are give is that my son now all of a sudden has the capacity to make decisions for himself if that's the case then why in February when we had a meeting with his social worker and shared live did they need an advocate to speak for him. … read more
Clare
Clare
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We have a court order in place every other weekend Friday to Sunday ha
We have a court order in place every other weekend Friday to Sunday had alot of issues over the year but my son is 9 and doesn't want to go because his dad doesn't understand his issues and spoke to h… read more
Clare
Clare
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We as parents, are also the carers of our disabled adult son
We as parents, are also the carers of our disabled adult son [learning disabilities and Autism] who is living at home with us. Since he doesn't have the mental capacity to manage his own affairs - whe… read more
Clare
Clare
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I have just found out my sons exgirlfriend is pregnant. My
I have just found out my son's exgirlfriend is pregnant. My son has said he will support the baby but is refusing to get back with the mother. She has said she won't allow him access unless he gets ba… read more
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James Mather
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we are concerned that our sons x partner is abusing alcohol
we are concerned that our sons x partner is abusing alcohol in her home while the babies are asleep also allowing a known drug dealer in the house. Social services say she has to be caught in the act … read more
Clare
Clare
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can i stop social services controlling me Im 32 single mother
can i stop social services controlling me I'm 32 single mother i am mentally ill schizpoprenia since 2005 for last 4 years very well (not hearong voices) i was discharged 4 years ago from cpa but on g… read more
jusleen
jusleen
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Ive had special guardianship order since 2006. I have been
I've had special guardianship order since 2006. I have been looking after 3 boys aged 8yrs,6yrs and 5yrs. I have been told that i no longer will be getting fostering fees, the local authority has alre… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
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Im the mother of a five month old baby. I was seperated from
Im the mother of a five month old baby. I was seperated from the father very early into the pregnancy; although he was very obsesive to still be part of my life. I moved back to where my family live f… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
13,515 satisfied customers
Hello there! My 19 year old sister had a baby on saturday
Hello there! My 19 year old sister had a baby on saturday night and social services have told her she is not allowed to take her baby girl from hospital as they are going to take her into care. My sis… read more
Clare
Clare
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Bachelor's Degree
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hi, im a seperated/divorce in opening stages non resident
hi, i'm a seperated/divorce in opening stages non resident parent of a 5 year old son.We have been seperated 4 years. His mother has had him removed by her parents 3 weeks ago and then social services… read more
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Thomas Judge
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My sister, aged 25, has recently split from her partner. Non
My sister, aged 25, has recently split from her partner. Non married. They are domiciled in Northern Ireland. They have three children, Rebecca 10, Rachel, 6 and Lauren, 3. My sister has also been suf… read more
Clare
Clare
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my wife and I are separated, my 3yr old son lives with her,
my wife and I are separated, my 3yr old son lives with her, and I was getting access, however she now says this is not possible as she doesn't want to see me. I had a mental breakdown a few months ago… read more
Clare
Clare
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Bachelor's Degree
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i have special guardianship order what are the chances of the
i have special guardianship order what are the chances of the parent gettin them back we have had the children 3 years in june placed by social services… read more
jusleen
jusleen
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Can social services control who can stay in my house in Sutton
Can social services control who can stay in my house in Sutton borough? I am a single mother, on housing benefit, with 3 daughters, 19, 18 and 16 respectively. The youngest is severely disabled and he… read more
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Clare
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Bachelor's Degree
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Mother has been taken to mentle health hospital after failed
Mother has been taken to mentle health hospital after failed to take 5 years old son to school. Mother's 3 years old son has been taken away as well. After 3 months in hospital, mother is out and at h… read more
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Clare
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I am divorced 12 years and both my disabled sons are over 18
I am divorced 12 years and both my disabled sons are over 18 years now. One is 19yr the other 21 in November.we are all receiving state benifits but are struggling. I care alone for both boys who have… read more
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Jo C.
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I have two sons, one is ten and has speech and language impairment
I have two sons, one is ten and has speech and language impairment with autistic traits and my two year old has terminal leukeamia. In 2002 after a 'breakdown' and ending up in a psychiatric hospital … read more
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Clare
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My 20 year old sons 12 week old daughter is in care. he is
My 20 year old son's 12 week old daughter is in care. he is a recovering canabiss addict with a history of smashing things up. he has never caused his parter or child harm. The soscil services are ref… read more
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Jo C.
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