Family Group Conferences
Every family comes up against problems from time to time - that’s normal.
A Family Group Conference (FGC) is a meeting where a whole family - including extended family and friends - can discuss things with help from professionals.
FGCs are a way of helping families problem solve and make the best plan possible for the children within them.
Decisions at an FGC are made by members of the family, and not by the professionals. So parents, grandparents, aunties, uncles, cousins and even friends are all involved in sorting out a situation that has occurred.
Reasons for holding an FGC might include:
For more information and to download leaflets, click the following links:
If you would like to speak to someone, please contact:
FGC Project Lead