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Hi, I’m Lea and I will be assisting you with your query today.
I am very sorry to hear about your dilemma, but will do my best to provide you with advice and guidance on what to do next. How old is your child? Is the father named on the birth certificate? Is he back permanently? What drugs did you see him use?
The following is useful info to assist you with the site:
You can ask the father if he will obliged by taking a drug test before you let him see the child, but if he refuses you cannot force him to.
If you have safety concerns about the child in his care then you should not be permitting contact in any case to safeguard the child. You can state that you are content for visits to be supported (with a third party present), or alternatively he can apply to the court for a child arrangements order so that the court can investigate the concerns over his drug abuse.
Can I clarify anything for you?
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