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PRESS RELEASE – Minister Frances Fitzgerald TD Visits Whispering Hope Centre

On Tuesday 9th December 2014, the Irish Minister for Justice and Equality, Frances Fitzgerald TD, visited the Whispering Hope Centre in Kentish Town, London. An advice and support service run by the Irish Women Survivors Support Network (IWSSN), the Whispering Hope Centre provides holistic advice, support and companionship for thousands of Survivors living across the […]

Case study – Mary

Mary, aged 74, is a Survivor who fled Ireland in her late teens. Mary was placed in an industrial school at a very young age and spent her childhood there. Upon leaving the institution, Mary faced extreme discrimination, finding it impossible to secure a stable job and leave her past behind her. Mary left Ireland […]