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The "Forgotten Australians" Recommendations

Approximately 500,000 children suffered abuse and neglect in Australian institutions in the last cen... Inquiry into the Implementation of the “Forgotten Australians” Recommendations: ...
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An Apology for the Forgotten Australians

Australia is ready to apologise to up to 500,000 "Forgotten Australians", those who spent time in in... On November 16, 2009, a National Apology will be delivered in Parliament House, Canberra, to former ...
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Qld to Apologise to State Wards in Adult Mental Health

Children under state care orders who were inappropriately placed in adult mental health facilities i... During the last week in February, 2010, the State of Queensland will issue an apology to former chil...
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Call for Apology to 500,000 Abused Children

A Senate Review of the "Forgotten Australians" and "Lost Innocents" Inquiries has called for a Feder... Calls for a federal government apology to 500,000 abused children known as the “Forgotten Aust...
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Children Placed in Adult Mental Institutions

For the prevention of child abuse, it is an urgent requirement that the practice of placing children... CO—LOCATION OF CHILDREN WITH ADULTS IN MENTAL HOSPITALS The Council of Australian Governments ...
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Queensland Apology to Children in Mental Hospitals

The Queensland Government has given an Apology to state wards who were placed in adult mental instit... On March 24, 2010, at Parliament House in Brisbane, the Queensland Government gave an Apology to for...
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Aphrodite's Cafe is 4th Ave's Hidden Gem

Aphrodite's Cafe is an awesome restaurant with two dining rooms, located on 4th Ave, in Kitsilano, V... Aphrodite’s Cafe is a little gem just waiting to be discovered at the intersection of Dunbar a...
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Boot Straps

There are times when we have to inch back into our lives, times when shock so suspends us that we on... It has been months since I have written. I have put down names of doctors and facilities, financial ...
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Forgotten Australians are Now Remembered Australians

In the Northern Rivers, some who were previously called Forgotten Australians are Now-Remembered Aus... On November 16, 2009, a National Apology was made to those called the Forgotten Australians. The apo...
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Life after North Korea: Seong-hee's story

Ever since I met Seong-hee, I hoped that one day she would trust me enough to talk about her family,... I dunked the tea bags up and down, then reached into the fridge for some milk. “Would you like...
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