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ACTION ALERT! #Nov18WorldDay

#Nov18WorldDay #EndChildSexAbuseDay      #PreventionHealingJustice   Global Movement Calls for Establishing November 18, 2021 as the First Annual  “World Day of Action in Recognition of Prevention, Healing and Justice to End Sexual Violence Against Children & Adolescents”   Survivors and aspiring allies around the world are building a global movement and mobilizing on November 18, 2021 to launch the First Annual:   “World Day
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NATIONAL CHILD PROTECTION WEEK 2021

5-11 September 2021 Every child, in every community, needs a fair go. To treat all of Australia’s children fairly, we need to make sure every family and community has what kids need to thrive and be healthy. Find out more about the theme. The Honourable David Hurley, Governor-General, Officially launches NCPW#21 The Hon Michelle Landry MP Federal Assistant Minister for Children and Families #NCPW2021  
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Media Release 24/08/2021- ABS – Child Sexual Abuse Raises Future Risk of Sexual Assault

  The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) has released new analysis of Personal Safety Survey (PSS) and Recorded Crime – Victims data, shedding further light on the experiences of victim/survivors of sexual violence in Australia.   The new analysis of 2016 PSS data found persons who had experienced childhood sexual abuse were at an increased risk of experiencing sexual assault later in life.  
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Bequeathed Estate

  The Chair and Board Members of Children of Phoenix are delighted to announce that our unique, registered charity recently received a bequeath estate. This incredibly generous gift from a benefactor who wishes to remain anonymous, will enable life changing educational opportunities and achievements for many years to come. Upon being contacted and advised of the bequeathed estate, Professor Caroline Taylor AM, founder and
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I will not have my voice taken from me

  The urgent need to repeal an unjust law Recent changes to Victoria’s Judicial Reporting make it illegal for victim/survivor of sexual abuse to identify themselves. Our Founder and Chair Professor S Caroline Taylor AM is a respected international advocate for all those affected by sexual violence. Below is a copy of her recent article posted on LinkedIn, calling for this unjust legislation to
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Children of Phoenix 2020 Scholarship Round

  Scholarships for 2020 are Now Open   Children of Phoenix Scholarship applications are open to survivors of childhood sexual assault who are ready to continue or further their education.  Applicants need to demonstrate how their education was disrupted as a consequence of childhood abuse to help the Scholarship Committee assess applications.  Children of Phoenix scholarships are provided for primary school, high school, university
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2020 Fundraiser Event

Children of Phoenix are proud to be chosen as one of two charities to benefit from the Victoria police youth enhancement program charity event being held in Ballarat in February. Victoria Police have been great supporters of our charity and we are super delighted to be one of two charities of choice to benefit from this forthcoming event. Please consider entering a cricket team
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#TotalShutDown 2018

 


National Apology to victims of institutional abuse

Today the Prime Minister Scott Morrison delivered an apology to victims and survivors of childhood sexual abuse in institutional and church organisations. This apology accompanied a national redress scheme for victims and survivors of childhood sexual abuse in government institutional and church organisations. On behalf of Children of Phoenix we acknowledge this momentous occasion for victims and survivors and their families and friends and
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CupCake Morning Tea 2018

  We are VERY excited to announce the date for this year’s Children Of Phoenix CupCake Morning Tea fundraising event – Thursday 6th September – in association with National Child Protection Week 2018 which runs from the 3rd through to the 9th!   We will be contacting our many loyal supporters of our 2016, 2015 and 2014 events over the next few weeks to order one of our freshly made, hand decorated
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Supporting 2018 Australian Summit Against Sexual Exploitation

Children of Phoenix Org is proud to be a supporter of the 2018 AUSTRALIAN SUMMIT AGAINST SEXUAL EXPLOITATION being hosted in Melbourne. Please drop by and see our stall and support our not-for-profit registered charity that is unique in Australia, providing educational scholarships to those whose educational pathways have been compromised and affected as a consequence of childhood sexual abuse. Sexual abuse makes a
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2017 Annual Cupcake Morning Tea – Sept 6th!

                Join with us and help change a victim’s life from surviving to thriving!    The Children of Phoenix Foundation is a registered not for profit charity with full DGR status.  We are a local charity (Victoria, Australia) and we have provided significant assistance to victim/survivors of Child Sexual Abuse (CSA), children, youth and adults in this
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