Session to offer legal information for kinship families

Posted April 05, 2011, at 9:12 p.m.

BANGOR, Maine — Families and Children Together, 304 Hancock St., will present a legal informational session for kinship families at 9 a.m. Saturday at its office.

Bangor lawyers Amy Faircloth and Angela Farrell will explain guardianship, adoption and child protective procedures in the state’s probate and District courts.

The organization provides services to grandparents,  aunts, uncles and other relatives who are raising children of relatives. In addition to legal information, it also provides information referrals on financial and family challenges.

Registration is required to attend Saturday’s session. For more information, call 941-2347 or 1-866-298-0896 or email info@mainekids-kin.org.

http://bangordailynews.com/2011/04/05/news/bangor/session-to-offer-legal-information-for-kinship-families/ printed on September 23, 2014