Digital copy of a Memorandum from Mrs B Chappell, Senior Child Care Officer to Mr C A Smith, Children's Officer about a family at Group Home Le Squez [Blanche Pierre Family Group Home]. [Some details redacted].

View WD000556.pdf | Download WD000556.pdf




May 28th 1981 - May 28th 1981

Scope and Content

States that things have settled down at the Group Home, noting confidence of Mrs Maguire and her staff that they can cope with the parents of the children. Refers to happiness of Mr Maguire for the children to return to the Home and subsequent reorganisation of the rota to give Mrs Maguire more help with the children. Refers to discusison with Mrs Maguire about her personal problems. Refers to the return of the children to the Group Home and remarks about the response of the parents upon being informed of the news, referring to verbal abuse towards staff. Notes instruction given to staff to not tolerate abuse from the parents and to refuse to permit the children to leave should the parents arrive in a drunken state, mentioning possible summoning of police to enforce authority of staff. Notes that a baby has returned to the Home on a trial basis.


Chappell, Brenda
Maguire, Alan
Maguire, Jane
Smith, Charles
Blanche Pierre Family Group Home
Children's Services
Le Squez Group Home


9-11, Blanche Pierre Close | Le Squez | abuse | admissions | alcoholism | child protection | childcare | Children | Children's Officers | children's services | Correspondence | evidence | families | Family Group Homes | fathers | Group Homes | houseparents | IJCI | memoranda | mothers | parents | Senior Child Care Officers | witnesses


1 pdf file



Level of description


Access Restriction

PDF file - please click on the link to download

Closed until



C/D/AW1/A3/2/WD000556This item»
Search query time: 0 seconds • Page build time: 0.021149118741353 seconds