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One Parent Families Scotland - Child Maintenance Service
When: 1.15pm - 4.15pm, Thursday 24 August 2017 Where: One Parent Families Scotland, 100 Wellington Street, Glasgow, G2 6DH This event is being organised by One Parent Families Scotland Costs Places for voluntary sector delegates (staff, committee members or volunteers) £25.00 per person Places for non-voluntary sector delegates are £25.00 per person
With Child Support Agency cases being closed, parents will have to make a decision whether to opt for a family-based arrangement or use the statutory Child Maintenance Service for which there is a charge.
This course will help professionals understand how the system works and prepare parents for the choices they will have to make.
This half day course covers:
• The mandatory gateway;
• Charging for parents with care and non-resident parents;
• How child maintenance is calculated;
• Updating of maintenance assessments;
• Shared care arrangements.