News & Media

Support for survivors

Read an article by B.C Lewis published on the Blue Mountains Gazette website. (Published 14th July 2017)

Law reform report urges greater rights for victims

SAMSN Co-Founder & Executive Director, Craig Hughes-Cashmore, featured on ABC Radio’s The World Today program discussing a Victorian Law Reform Commission report recommending that victims should be more involved in court cases. Friday, December 9, 2016. Listen to audio below:

SANTO task force results in Victoria

Read an article published in the Gippsland Times reporting on results of the SANTO task force in Victoria. An archived pdf version is available by clicking on the image below. (Published 10th October 2016)

Survivor given strength to speak

Read an article published in the Newcastle Herald live blog reporting on the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse in the Maitland-Newcastle Catholic diocese. An archived pdf version is available by clicking on the image below. (Published 8th September 2016)

Survivors & Mates Support Network saved with half-million-dollar funding

Read a media release from the NSW Attorney General, Gabrielle Upton announcing a $517,000 funding boost for SAMSN, allowing Australia’s only dedicated national support and advocacy charity for adult male survivors of child sexual abuse to continue its crucial work. Click on the image below to read an article by Eryk Bagshaw published in The Sydney…

Sex abuse service stays unfunded

Read an article by Joanne McCarthy published on the Newcastle Herald’s website. (Published 14th April 2015)