Focus on survivors report Source: Focus on survivors report
Latest News Stories
A study by academics in Ipswich says victims of childhood sexual abuse need more support. Source: ▶ BBC One – Look East – East, 28/10/2015, Childhood sexual abuse victims ‘waiting years for support’
Survey author Noel Smith said both children’s and adult’s social care need to improve support Source: Social services “very poor” when working with child sexual abuse survivors, survey finds
Survey asked 400 survivors to rate support services and fewer than half said they feel listened to, believed or respected Source: NHS and social services fail child sexual abuse survivors, study reveals | UK news | The Guardian
Some 261 celebrities and politicians, including sports, TV and music stars, are being investigated for alleged child sex abuse, police have revealed. Source: More than 260 celebrities and politicians investigated for alleged child sex abuse – UK – Independent.ie
Suffolk charity seen huge increase in number of victims of childhood sexual abuse coming forward – News – Ipswich Star.
Fifteen missing sex offenders in Suffolk and Essex – News – East Anglian Daily Times.
Focus on Survivors. Focus on Survivors survey How much support is there for adults who have survived sexual abuse in childhood? How good is that support? The Jimmy Savile case, the on-going Government Inquiry and recent news about abuse in residential homes has highlighted that there are many adults today who have survived child sex …