Grant Programme focused on the needs of the most marginalised
survivors of abuse in Irish religious-run institutions.
The Trust launched SSGT Survivors Grant Programme 2012-2014, Results Reflection and Learning from a 3 Year Process by Liz Lennon in Nov 2014. The report is available for download here.
This completes the Trust’s strategic focus on survivors of institutional abuse and there is no further funding available
The Trust launched the final document on Friday 14th Nov 2014 in Boston College, Dublin 2 to a group of people involved and interested in the area. They included participants in the grant programme, other funders, statutory and voluntary service providers, advocacy and support groups.
Liz Lennon, evaluator and author of the final impact report made a presentation on her findings, a copy of which is available here.
This three year strategic grant programme was based on the recommendations in a short report by Mary Higgins, ‘Developing a profile of survivors of abuse in Irish religious institutions’, available for download here. The Grant Scheme is now closed. Details of grants made to organisations and how they were used are in the final report.