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Support SurvivorsUK in the My Favourite Voucher Codes charity poll!

  My Favourite Voucher Codes is an online voucher codes website which offers shoppers the chance to save money at popular high street stores and smaller online retailers. They house thousands of discounts and money off codes which can be used to save money on everything from holidays to groceries, with retailers such as Thomas Cook, […]

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Women who support the #MeToo movement must take sexual assault accusations against Asia Argento just as seriously

The #MeToo movement has shed light on a damaging culture of sexual abuse within the entertainment industry, and allowed for a wider conversation about sexual abuse encountered day-to-day. Dozens of women spoke out about being abused by Harvey Weinstein, many of them emboldened by Asia Argento, who spearheaded the movement. So it was hard to […]

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Trying to make sense of it all

When I was eight years old, I was targeted by a group of predatory paedophiles who subjected me to 18-months of horrific sexual abuse. Like almost all survivors, I was too ashamed and scared to tell anyone what had happened…not my parents, friends or family.   Where I am today My life has been one […]

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National Conference: Reducing the Impact of Abuse on Mental Health

Second National Conference Sexual Abuse & Mental Health  Reducing the impact of abuse on mental health Monday 12th November 2018, London Following the June 2018 government commitment to ensuring victims of sexual abuse will receive a lifetime of mental health care to cope with the trauma, this conference focuses on the important issue of sexual abuse […]

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Self CPR and pitons

My breakdown, when I hit the wall, was about 3 years ago; since then I have been in recovery. The ‘wall’ was the realization I had been abused as a child. When I say ‘realisation’ I mean … I mean an all-consuming melt down (I could attempt to re-iterate this last sentence too but I […]

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