Organisation Details

Organisation

Name
Family Rights Group

Venue Address

Address 1
The Print House
Address 2
18 Ashwin Street
Town
London
Postcode
E8 3DL

Venue Contact Details

Telephone

More About The Organisation

Organisation Description

About the Organisation

Family Rights Group provides independent advice, information and advocacy to families involved with social services about the care and protection of their children in England and in Wales.

Our work includes
•Offering a free and confidential telephone and digital advice service providing legal and practical advice to families.
•Supporting kinship carers, for example grandparents, who are raising a relative or friend's child, including helping them to set up local support groups.
•Advocating for parents whose children are subject to child protection inquiries or at risk of being removed into care.
•Campaigning for families to have a voice, be treated fairly and get help early to prevent problems escalating.
•Championing family group conferences and other family-led policies and practices that keep children safe within their family network.
•Influencing law and practice so that so that the right to family life is respected, families are treated fairly and children are protected.
•Developing and running projects, undertaking action research studies, offering training and consultancy, producing publications and organising conferences and events .
•Leading the Kinship Care Alliance, made up of organisations which work together to enable more children who cannot live with their parents to be raised by their family, and ensure that they can the support they need.
•Leading Your Family, Your Voice – An Alliance of families and practitioners working to transform the system.

Opening Times
MondayFrom 09:30To 15:00
TuesdayFrom 09:30To 15:00
WednesdayFrom 09:30To 15:00
ThursdayFrom 09:30To 15:00
FridayFrom 09:30To 15:00
SaturdayCLOSED
SundayCLOSED

Organisation Details

Type Of Service
Helpline

Accessibility

Physical Environment Accessibility

Is there accessible parking on site?
No
Is there a pedestrian route?
No
Is it smooth and with dropped kerbs?
No
Are doors 900mm or more wide, with flat thresholds?
No
Do you have external ramps?
No
Do you have a lobby / porch area?
No
Can wheelchair users clear the outer door prior to opening the inner?
No
Are there interior automatic doors?
No
Are there wide unobstructed corridors (minimum 1200mm)?
No
Do you have a lift for wheelchair users?
No
Do you have internal ramps?
No
Do you have internal steps?
No
Do you have a visual / flashing fire alarm?
No
Do you have accessible toilets?
No
Do you have an accessible changing room with a changing bed and a hoist?
No
Do you have an induction loop and / or radio mikes?
No
Do you have a quiet room or a quiet area?
No
Do you have an outdoors play area?
No
Is this safe and enclosed?
No
Are the outdoor areas well lit (for evening activities)?
No
Do you have a soft play area?
No
Do you have a sensory room or area?
No

Training & Policies

Please indicate the ratio of staff / volunteers who have knowledge and experience of:

Child Protection (Safeguarding)
None
Behaviour Management
None
Administration of medicines
None
Inclusion/Equal Opportunities
None
Risk Assessment
None
Manual Handling
None
British Sign Language
None
Makaton
None
Enabling verbal and non verbal communication
None
Inclusive Play
None

Does your organisation have policies and procedures for:

Child Protection (Safeguarding)
No
Behaviour Management
No
Complaints
No
Intimate Care
No
Continence
No
Incident/Accident logs
No
Registration for sessions
No

This organisation was last updated on Monday, 10 Jul 2017 11:46 AM - if you think this information is out of date or inaccurate then please let us know

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