Category: Article

29 Sep

Child Sexual Abuse Perpetrators – a snapshot

Article, News   |   29/09/16

This is a just released research paper from the Royal Commission into Institutional Response to Child Sexual Abuse giving a snapshot of perpetrators of child sexual abuse: Royal Commission releases research on perpetrators of child sexual abuse A new research report conducted for the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse has examined…

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14 Sep

Royal Commission: Best Practice when responding to complaints of child sexual abuse

Article, News   |   14/09/16

Released by the Royal Commission into Instituional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse – September 8th 2016 Submissions published on best practice when responding to complaints of institutional child sexual abuse The Royal Commission has published 35 submissions received from a range of organisations and individuals in response to its consultation paper: Best practice principles in…

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8 Sep

Royal Commission: How children view safety

Article, News   |   08/09/16

More excellent information to come out of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse. Released September 7th 2016   Research reveals new insights into children’s views of safety A survey of over 1,000 children and young people reveals that over 40 percent would feel uncomfortable talking to an adult at school if they…

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6 Sep

Royal Commission and Safe Ministry Records

Article, News   |   06/09/16

On September 2nd 2016, the Royal Commission into institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse released a consultation paper on ‘Records and Recordkeeping practices‘. From the website: “High quality records and recordkeeping practices can be critical in the context of child sexual abuse. Difficulties with access to institutional records has been a recurring theme for survivors…

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17 Aug

Encouraging reporting of abuse

Media   |   17/08/16

Help your church members report abuse. No one likes to think that abuse might happen in their church, but we know it does. And it’s easy for church members to get confused about what they should do and who they should tell when they do see or hear something that concerns them. But unless there…

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