I can’t remember how old I was when the sexual abuse started,but it had always been part of my life and felt quite normal. I guess I can start my story at around 5 years old.
A new podcast which explores experiences of trauma has been launch today by SurvivorsUK’s groupwork facilitator, Jeremy Sachs, and services manager & groupwork coordinator, Katherine Cox.
Lyla Smith-Abass is an Independent Sexual Violence Advisor at SurvivorsUK. She wrote this moving poem about George Floyd, who was killed by a police officer in Minnesota last week.
This blog was written by Taiwo, a young parent. It was first published on the Partnership for Young London website.
Over the past few years, I’ve struggled with the events of my childhood and specifically opening up to people about my sexual abuse.