The CARI Foundation on child sexual abuse in Ireland


Ger Leddin speaks to MARY FLAHERTY of CARI in relation to Child Sexual abuse and look at the figures for 2010. They begin by discussing the services CARI offers to children and families who are affected by abuse.

They discuss the percentages of institutional abuse/clerical abuse, as well as abuse that takes place in the family home. They talk about the sentence duration that have been passed down in recent times and discuss how the state has or has not been able to intervene to protect children.

Duration: 05'28" DATE: December 5, 2012
Interviewer:John Healy
Producer:John Healy
Interviewee:Mary Flaherty
Themes:Irish Life & Culture, Local Current Affairs
Keywords:sexual abuse ireland, child abuse, cari, mary flaherty, sexual abuse, therapy
LocationIreland Time Period:2012
Type:Sound Language:English
Creator:Near FM Publisher:Near FM
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