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Advocacy, Help and Advice

The child protection system is frightening and very hard to understand. Here are some links to advocacy and support and advice for people fighting the child protection system.

Advocacy and support

Availability of advocacy varies depending on where you live and your circumstances. Coming soon a database of advocacy and help you can find in local areas.

The Family Rights Group have a lots of help including discussion boards, parent advocacy telephone line, advice sheets and much more. There is also specific help for young parents.

Advice from parents

Scots mum’s guide to safeguarding is a mother with first hand experience of successfully fighting the system. She gives practical advice on being involved in child protection system & on the Scottish system.

Parent advocacy and support in specific areas of child protection


This page gives information and contacts for advocacy for parents involved in child protection or with children in care or ...


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Visiting Children in Care

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Child Protection Law

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