This is a guide that aims to assist agencies set up, sustain and develop effective family group conference (FGC) services. It provides advice on helping children and their families to stay together and highlights the effectiveness of family group conferences. It is published jointly by Family Rights Group, the Welsh Assembly Government and the Department for Education and Skills. The English language version of the toolkit was published by last November. It can be purchased for £25 (plus P&P) from:
Family Rights Group,The Print House, 18 Ashwin Street LondonE8 3DLTel 020 7923 2628
Or visit the Family Rights Group website for more information.
Children in Wales organised the launch of the Toolkit at the Senedd in coordination with The All Wales Family Group Meeting network and Family Rights Group.
Head Office: 25 Windsor Place, Cardiff, CF10 3BZ, Tel: (029) 2034 2434, Fax: (029) 2034 3134
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