Category Archives: Latest News

Sex Abuse Royal Commission: Single National Redress Scheme Recommended By Commission

16 September 2015 CLAN News Flash Members CLAN Press Releases Latest CLAN News Media Articles Royal Commission into Child Sexual Abuse September 15, 2015 Jane Lee, Rachel Browne Up to 60,000 people sexually abused as children in institutions should have access to a $4 billion redress scheme as early as 2017, a royal commission has found. The Royal Commission into Institutional…
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MEDIA RELEASE – CLAN Urges Prime Minister Turnbull To Act On National Redress

30 September 2015 CLAN News Flash Members CLAN Press Releases Care Leavers Australasia Network (CLAN) is calling on Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull to establish a National Independent Redress Scheme for Australia's Care Leavers. CLAN executive officer Leonie Sheedy says Prime Minister Turnbull, a Parliamentary Patron of CLAN, now has the opportunity to deliver fair and equitable compensation for the many thousands of…
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Abuse Survivors Pin Redress Hope On PM

30 September 2015 September 28 A key network for people brought up in orphanages and other institutions has called on Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull to establish as a "matter of urgency" a national redress scheme for abuse survivors. The new prime minister is a parliamentary patron of Care Leavers Australia Network (CLAN), which wants the…
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