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PFAN provides many categories of information. These include information on the Coronavirus crisis; possible solutions to how child protection systems can become more humane; key texts that give information about parent advocacy or the child protection system; and facts and figures that are important to understand how child protection works. You can browse all categories or select ones you are interested in below.

The “Forget Me Not Garden” at The Open Nest

The “Forget Me Not Garden” at The Open Nest

Parents who have lost their children to adoption have opened a memorial garden as somewhere permanent and special for ... Read More
Remote Court Hearings trauma

Remote Court Hearings trauma

Remote court hearings putting vulnerable women in traumatic situations ‘which place them at unjust disadvantage’ This article in the Independent ... Read More
PAR Advice to parents of children in care during corona virus

PAR Advice to parents of children in care during corona virus

PAR, Parents Advocacy and Rights, has published guidance for parents in Scotland on concerning practices where children's social work has ... Read More
Open Letter to First Minister of Scotland

Open Letter to First Minister of Scotland

In Scotland, according to PAR (Parents Advocacy and Rights), many councils are cancelling direct contact between children in care and ... Read More
Equal Chance - FIN SEQ

Equal Chance – FIN SEQ

This is the 10th April 2020 newsletter of FIN SEQ (the Family Inclusion Network of SE Queensland) written by and ... Read More
Tips for remote family contact

Tips for remote family contact

This paper Things to do when you cannot be with your child. Ways to supplement Face-to-Face visits or when those ... Read More