Quick Exit

Eddie Marriott is a survivor who started at Marylands School when he was five years old and remained a resident there until he was 15 years old. He shares his experience of being sexually abused by other students and St John of God brothers. He describes the impact of the abuse, including substance abuse, relationship difficulties, and lack of education and life skills. He also outlines his Police complaint and the St John of God order’s redress process.  

Witness statement of Edward Marriott for Marylands School public hearing

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So far, nearly 2,200 survivors have shared their experience. Join them. Ā mohoa nei, neke atu i te 2,200 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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