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Clare
Clare, Family Solicitor
Category: Family Law
Satisfied Customers: 34123
Experience:  I have been a solicitor in High Street Practise since 1985 and have specialised in Family Law for the last 10 years
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can my child leave foster care when she turns 15 yrs

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can my child leave foster care when she turns 15 yrs
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
Thank you for your question.
My name is Clare a
I will do my best to help you but I need some further information first.
Has a Care Order been made or have you signed a S20 agreement?
Clare
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

yes a care order has been made

Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
HI
Then I am afraid that that Order remains in place until she is 18 and she cannot leave Foster Care, or any other placement until then, unless the Order is lifted.
I hope that this is of assistance - please ask if you need further details
Clare