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What does FGC stand for?

FGC stands for Family Group Conference

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  • Organizations, NGOs, schools, universities, etc.

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Kirton rightly points out, for instance, that Family Group Conferences 'involve a shift in decision-making power from the state and professionals to the family' (p 56).
She explores the meaning, policy background, and context of children's participation; different methods for involving them as individuals or groups, from their physical presence to advocacy and consultation; the influence of adult attitudes on their capacity to speak out, the opportunities denied due to social disadvantage, and the impact of organizational culture and values on a practitioner; and the results of four research studies of children ages 6 to 19 who received help in family group conferences and initial child protection investigations, and in terms of social work electronic records, as well as their views on the range of help they received, their understanding of how their views affected services, and the responses of agencies.
This paper draws on the family group conference (FGC) to illustrate how monitoring and audit functions operate discursively, and how statements about risk can be drawn on to support organisational imperatives.