Can a social worker take my children away?

I’m a parent and I have mental health problems and/or a personality disorder. Can a social worker take my children away?

I have a diagnosis of personality disorder. Can a social worker take my children away?

The medication I’ve been given means that I sleep so soundly I don’t wake up if the baby needs me in the night – and I’m a single parent. Can the Social Worker take my children away?

I know I need therapy to be a good enough parent, but my Social Worker says the waiting lists mean that I won’t even get an assessment for another six months and that even then I mightn’t get any help because I’m too unwell or live too far away. Can the Social Worker take my children away?

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