The Truth Justice and Healing Council
The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse is investigating how organisations such as the Catholic Church responded to victims and allegations of abuse over the past decades. Read the Church’s statement to survivors of child sexual abuse, and the broader community in our Commitment Statement
The Royal Commission will investigate where institutions have failed to protect children and it will make recommendations on how to improve laws, policies and practices to prevent and better respond to child sexual abuse in institutions.
Catholic dioceses, schools, congregations, orphanages and other Church organisations are part of the Commission’s investigations.
From the Truth Justice and Healing Council