CHILD ABUSE: SOLICITORS ASK LAMBETH FOR MEETING TO VARY COMPENSATION SCHEME – wish to remedy “plain and obvious injustice”

Representatives of six firms of solicitors have written to Lambeth council asking for a meeting to discuss revising the compensation scheme for victims of child abuse in children's homes. In a letter they highlight the "very real possibility" that a recipient of a Harm’s Way Payment will only receive compensation under one band when they … Continue reading CHILD ABUSE: SOLICITORS ASK LAMBETH FOR MEETING TO VARY COMPENSATION SCHEME – wish to remedy “plain and obvious injustice”

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REPORT SLAMS LAMBETH OVER CHILD ABUSE COMPENSATION SCHEME – SOSA CONCERNS NOT HIGHLIGHTED AT DECEMBER’S CABINET MEETING

Shirley Oaks Survivors Association's concerns over the redress scheme for victims of child abuse in Lambeth-controlled children's homes were not highlighted at a council cabinet meeting last December, says a report by an equality and diversity consultant. SOSA presented the council with an interim report which highlighted various concerns across the board, with particular emphasis … Continue reading REPORT SLAMS LAMBETH OVER CHILD ABUSE COMPENSATION SCHEME – SOSA CONCERNS NOT HIGHLIGHTED AT DECEMBER’S CABINET MEETING

CHILD ABUSE CAMPAIGNERS WRECK LAMBETH MAYOR-MAKING

Victims of abuse in Lambeth council children's homes wrecked Lambeth's annual Mayor-making last night.   Scores of people from Shirley Oaks Survivors Association turned up to peacefully protest outside Lambeth town hall. Among the printed posters on placards was one saying: "Lib Peck changing compensation rules again and again." A SOSA spokeswoman told News From … Continue reading CHILD ABUSE CAMPAIGNERS WRECK LAMBETH MAYOR-MAKING