FIN-NSW provides an advice line. The telephone number is 045 0521 610. The advice line is staffed by persons who know about the NSW Children and Young Persons (Care and Protection) Act 1998, the Children's Court, Legal Aid and the working of the child protection system. Parent and family members who are involved with the Department of Family and Community Services, Community Services division can get useful information from this advice line.
Contact with the advice line early in Children's Court proceeding is advisable.
FIN-NSW issues a monthly electronic newsletter to members.