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Mrs EJ was taken into State care in 1990s and will give evidence of her experience in a foster home she used to call the ‘House of Horrors’.
Filetype(s): PDFCreated June 2022
From 13-17 June, survivors who experienced abuse and neglect in foster care will share their experiences and evidence at a public hearing.
Filetype(s): VideoCreated June 2022
Erica Dobson is of Cook Island and Ngāti Kahungunu descent.
Filetype(s): PDF, VideoCreated June 2022
Ms EF and her brother went into State care in the 1960’s at age 9 following her father’s conviction for sexual abuse of a child.
Filetype(s): PDF, VideoCreated June 2022
Ms EL is a Pākehā survivor who will give evidence on her experience in foster care, focusing on the sexual abuse she suffered in two foster placements.
Filetype(s): PDFCreated June 2022
Ms EM will give evidence of her time in foster care, including the abuse and neglect she suffered at several placements.
Filetype(s): PDFCreated June 2022
Mrs EJ was taken into State care in 1990s and will give evidence of her experience in a foster home she used to call the ‘House of Horrors’.
Filetype(s): Created June 2022
Alex Kaspin is a non-binary survivor who was taken into State care as a young child and experienced more than 20 placements before being discharged from care at the age of 17.
Filetype(s): PDFCreated June 2022
Associate Professor Emily Keddell is an associate professor at the University of Otago.
Filetype(s): PDF, VideoCreated June 2022
Stephen Shaw is a Pākehā survivor who entered care at 16 months old.
Filetype(s): PDFCreated June 2022

So far, over 900 survivors have shared their experience. Join them. Ā mohoa nei, neke atu i te 900 purapura ora kua kōrero mai i ō rātou haerenga. Hono mai.

We cannot make any findings, reach conclusions or make recommendations without hearing the voices of those who have the lived experience of state or faith-based care.

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