Support services for special guardians
Shropshire Council Child Placement Services provides a range of support services for children and families following the granting of a special guardianship order (SGO). This section provides an overview of this for prospective applicants, existing special guardians and professionals when drafting SGO support plans.
There are dedicated special guardianship order social workers at Shropshire Council who offer post-order support to families:
Senior social worker
Tier 1 advice and support
General help and help for children looked after immediately prior to the granting of the SGO.
Tier 2 advice and support
What does tier 2 offer above and beyond tier 1?
Tier 3 advice and support
What does tier 3 offer above and beyond tier 2?
Tier 4 advice and support
What does tier 4 offer above and beyond tier 3?
Universal support and services
Details of a range of support services in Shropshire.
Other useful services/contacts
Contact information for a range of Shropshire services if you need help.