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Historical Institutional Abuse Inquiry

Contact provides the independent counselling support service to the Northern Ireland Historical Institutional Abuse Inquiry.

Historical Institutional Abuse Inquiry.

Contact provides the independent counselling support service to the Northern Ireland Historical Institutional Abuse Inquiry.

The Historical Institutional Abuse Inquiry covers residential institutions (other than schools) in Northern Ireland between 1922 and 1995.  

The Inquiry was initially set up in 2013 by Office of the First Minister and Deputy First Minister (OFMDFM) and is chaired by Sir Anthony Hart.

The Historical Institutional Abuse Support Service provided by Contact and Advice NI, can be contacted in the first instance, by calling (028) 90 75 01 31, Monday – Friday 9.00am – 5.00pm, for counselling or advice on:

·        Benefits and housing, debt and personal finance

·        Education and further education, jobs and training

·        Searching for personal records

·        Reporting abuse incidents to the police

The project manager based in Contact Head Office in Belfast, will take details on the initial call to ensure the caller receives the appropriate support.

Inquiry news and updates can be found on the official website: www.hiainquiry.org

 

 

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