OPINION: Network helps men abused as children

By Craig Hughes-Cashmore
Updated February 20 2014 - 6:51pm, first published February 17 2014 - 10:00pm

THE Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sex Abuse has brought news about the sexual abuse of children in institutions – in the past and present – into hard focus. Many of those known to have been so abused are boys, an unknown but likely large number of whom tell no one or delay reporting it for years – on average 25 years, according to both local and international research.   

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