11th May Edition Islington Gazette was the first of 3 weeks coverage for Islington Survivors Network (See previous post 12th May). ISN again thank the journalist Emma Youle for her hard work in continuing to present our views so clearly […]
These photographs are of an Islington flat – home to a survivor. ISN have asked the council to help her move out as soon as possible – she has been in these appalling conditions for far too long.
The Islington Gazette published a very important story yesterday. It was the first of three editions relating to the ‘non-recent’ abuse of children who were in the care of the London Borough of Islington placed in children’s homes, foster homes boarding schools and secure units. […]
No one should be living in these conditions. An ISN survivor wanted us to post up this Video to show where he is living and his battle with the cockroaches. We are hopeful that the council will very soon rehouse him.
Islington Survivors Network has a GoFundMe page for donations to help our work. Here is the link. below. Please support us. This is our only source of funding. All our co-ordinators are volunteers. Now that more survivors are coming forward we […]
As more and more survivors come forward we are extremely busy helping them get their files and taking their accounts of being in the ‘care’ of Islington Council. We are preparing a report which will tell the story of the survivors who […]
A big thank you to everyone who has helped and supported us this year. We have made a great deal of progress. So many survivors have come forward and spoken to us about their childhoods in the ‘care’ of Islington […]
Our reaching out to survivors and care leavers from Islington, via social media and this website, is helping more survivors to come forward. This is what we are doing: When a survivor first sends their form to us, or contacts us, we […]
The Islington Tribune today remembers the anniversary of the murder of Tony McGrane. Original media coverage is available on: https://spotlightonabuse.wordpress.com/tag/tony-mcgrane/ —————————————————————————————————————————————————————————- Fresh call for investigation into the killing of little Tony 30 years ago Tony McGrane was found with […]
We now have a GoFundMe account. Here is the link for Islington Survivors GoFundMe account; https://www.gofundme.com/282fy5w Many survivors are coming forward to us and we are struggling to pay their bus and train fares and to finance our work in accessing […]