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Have the local authority initiated proceedings for care of the child? Have you been in touch with the social workers and what is there proposal on contact?
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You can apply for legal aid and the solicitor will have to assess this.
If social services have not allowed contact and advised you issue proceedings then you need to do this with the help of a legal aid solicitor.
I can answer specific questions for you but not represent you.
It can take anywhere from 6 months to a year plus as it depends on the circumstances of social services involvement but thats a general guide.