This fact sheet covers the relevant laws, practical tips for applying for a restoration order, managing your client’s expectations and understanding when there is a realistic possibility of restoration, The Child Protection Legislation Amendment Bill 2013 and how it might impact restoration outcomes.
This factsheet looks at lawfully taking children overseas, The Family Law Watchlist, The Hague Convention on Child Abduction and how to take action to recover children taken overseas.
This fact sheet covers grandparents with primary care, concerns about a grandchild’s safety and the grandparent’s involvement in care and protection.
This factsheet looks at the practice of FGM, communities settled in NSW affected by the practice, Crimes (Female Genital Mutilation) Act 1994 and 2014 Amendment, first prosecution under the Act and mandatory reporting responsibilities for girls identified at risk.
This fact sheet covers the guiding principles when FaCS removes children from their families, who the players are in the care system, emergency care and protection orders, the steps FaCS must take before court, your clients options, the types of court orders and handy hints for clients when dealing with […]