What is the Purpose of a PLO Meeting?
The purpose of the meeting is to consider what needs to happen to protect your children and in turn prevent Court proceedings from having to go ahead.
Everyone in the meeting will have your children’s best interests in mind and the aim is to put a plan in place to improve the situation for you and your children.
Who Can Attend a PLO Meeting?
At the meeting, you can expect your social worker to bring a lawyer to advise them, and you are entitle to bring a lawyer too. You’re entitled to Legal Aid if you do choose to get legal advice which will cover the costs for you.
Our Care Proceedings Solicitors have helped many parents who have been asked to go to a PLO meeting and we can give you advice tailored to your situation.