Central London Branch services

SERVICES OFFERED BY THE CLB TO FNF MEMBERS

  1. SOLICITOR’S CLINIC

If you are in children’s proceedings or considering your legal options and you struggle with solicitor’s fees, you have come to the right place. Once you pay for membership with FNF-BPM, you will be entitled to FREE legal advice once a month from a top law firm in London.

WHAT: Receive FREE legal advice from Anthony Gold Solicitors, a leading law firm based in London.

WHEN and WHERE: The clinic will be held once a month via phone call on the first Tuesday of every month, from 10 am to midday. In-person meetings at Anthony Gold’s office may be arranged at their discretion as a one-off.

HOW TO ACCESS THE SERVICE:

  • Provide proof of FNF membership (receipt or screenshot of payment with date) and send it to Sergio Martinez at sergio.martinez.trustee@fnf.org.uk.
  • Registration Form: Complete the registration form and return it to the above email. Ensure the form is submitted no later than one week before the clinic date.

CONFIDENTIALITY: All information shared during the interview is confidential, and no liability is accepted.

Don’t miss this opportunity to get expert legal advice for free! Secure your spot today.

 

2. DISCOUNT FOR SUPERVISED CONTACT IN THE COMMUNITY

If your case requires supervised contact or you want to suggest this option as a safe way to retain contact with your children, and you struggle with contact centre’s fees or availability, you have come to the right place. Once you pay for membership with FNF-BPM, you will be entitled to a great discount and be able to tailor the supervision to your agenda.

 WHAT: Get a massive discount for supervised contact in the community, provided by a family-led professional charity dedicated to caring for vulnerable children and families, and fostering stronger, more responsible communities.

WHERE: Primarily based in London, but available beyond with additional charges for locations over an hour away (hourly rate plus mileage).

WHEN: Whenever it suits you. Contact supervision in the community is tailored to your needs, avoiding dependence on contact centres availability and high cost.

HOW TO ACCESS THIS SERVICE:

  • Provide Proof of FNF Membership: Send a receipt or screenshot of payment with date to Sergio Martinez at sergio.martinez.trustee@fnf.org.uk.
  • Verification: Once your membership is verified, you’ll receive an email address for direct communication with the service provider.
  • Court Documents Required: Submit court documents confirming that contact can take place, including any risk plans, family history, and court identification of support worker (independent social worker or family support worker).
  • The service provider will assign qualified personnel (FSW or ISW) as needed.

RATES:

Day FSW (Family Support Worker): 8 am – 8 pm – £28.90/hour

Day ISW (Independent Social Worker): 8 am – 8 pm – £59.00/hour

Night FSW: 8 pm – 8 am – £38.90/hour

Bank Holiday Day FSW: £57.80/hour

Bank Holiday Night FSW: £77.80/hour

Bank Holiday Social Worker: £126.00/hour

(Note: No charge rates exist for Social Worker Nights. Please indicate if this is required.)

Take advantage of this significant discount to ensure supervised contact in a safe and supportive environment. Act now to secure this valuable service!

 

3. ONLINE MEETING FOR ADVICE ON FINANCIAL REMEDIES AND CMS

If you are involved in financial proceedings and /or must deal with the Child Maintenance Service and you struggle with solicitor’s fees and finding expert advice on the matter, you have come to the right place. Paying for membership to FNF-BPM  will provide you with the opportunity to find the  answers you need from a qualified practicing solicitor and an expert and researcher on the CMS agency, once per month.

WHAT:  An online meeting to get advice on Financial Remedies and the CMS from a qualified and practicing solicitor and a CMS expert and researcher.

WHEN: The third Thursday of every month, from 7pm to 9pm.

WHERE: Online.

HOW TO ACCESS THIS SERVICE:

  • The link for the meeting can be found here: https://fnf.org.uk/online-financial-remedies/
  • Once you join, it is a requirement to provide proof of FNF membership by uploading a receipt or screenshot of payment (with date) onto the chat.

Don’t miss this chance to get expert advice and support on financial matters and child maintenance. Join now and get the help you need!