Family Rights Group

Description of service

Provides confidential advice for parents and family members who are involved with, or need, children’s social care services. Most commonly advises parents where social workers are worried about a child’s safety, families with a child in care and grandparents who are raising grandchildren who cannot live at home. Can offer advocacy to parents attending child protection conferences when the parent lives in London, and the Local Authority agrees to fund the advocacy service. Video guide on website for parents or practitioners preparing to attend a child protection conference - www.frg.org.uk/films.

Key Focus

Advice for parents and family members who are involved with, or need, children’s social care services

Age Range

All ages

Opening Times

Advice line: Monday to Friday, 9.30am-3pm (excluding Bank Holidays)

Area Of Operation

Whole of England

Charges

No charge

Referral Method

Self referral

Registered Charity Number

1015665