Policies and Procedures / Social Services - Child Adoption

The Advocacy Fund made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to South Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council

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Roedd y cais yn llwyddiannus.

The Advocacy Fund

Dear South Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council,

Under the Freedom of information act please can you send to me electronic copies of

A The policies and procedures which relate to social services removing children from the care of their parents.

B The criteria which has to be fulfilled to make a child eligible for being adopted out of a parents care

C What psychological assessments are used on the parents? (or other assessments) and a copy of a blank version.

PLEASE NOTE FOR CLARITY SAKE:

This FOI is made by the following organisation and not by an individual

This FOI Request is made by the Advocacy Fund which is an organisation and not by an individual.

http://advocacy-fund.org/

ICO Section 8 Guidance states:

In the case of a company, it is not necessary to provide the full registered name. It will be acceptable to provide another name which exists as a real entity, such as a trading name.

Also under the guidance an email address is considered sufficient under the DPA for an address.

FOR CLARITY:
The Advocacy Fund is the Name of the organisation that is managed by Advocati Massa Ltd (Reg In England), who appoints it officers. Both are Not for Profit Organisations.

Both are real names in law and this FOI request is therefore compliant with the FOI Act and section 8 Guidance.

Please Forward all Responses to our Information Officer

Yours faithfully

Jane Clearly
Information Officer
The Advocacy Fund

foi, South Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council

Dear Ms Clearly

Your FOI Request was received by South Tyneside Council on 28 May 2012.

I write to confirm that a decision about your request will be made within 20 working days from the date we received your request.  Should there be any delays or discrepancies with your request then this will be communicated to you in due course.

If you have any further queries regarding this matter then please do not hesitate to contact the FOI team on [South Tyneside Council request email] or 0191 424 6539 and quote the reference number FOI.12.11573.

Regards

Sue

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foi, South Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council

Dear Ms Clearly

Your FOI Request was received by South Tyneside Council on 28 May 2012.

I write to confirm that a decision about your request will be made within 20 working days from the date we received your request.  Should there be any delays or discrepancies with your request then this will be communicated to you in due course.

If you have any further queries regarding this matter then please do not hesitate to contact the FOI team on [South Tyneside Council request email] or 0191 424 6539 and quote the reference number FOI.12.11573.

Regards

Sue

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Claire Brown, South Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council

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Dear Ms Clearly

 

Please find attached the Councils response to your Freedom of Information
request, we apologise for the delay in providing you with this
information.

 

Regards

 

John

 

John Grewcock
Information Governance Officer
Information Governance
South Tyneside Council
Central Library
Prince Georg Square
South Shields
Tyne & Wear
NE33 2PE

Tel. (0191) 424 6538

[South Tyneside Council request email]

 

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