Yes, they were sexually abused. Yes, they were handed around from foster carer to foster carer. And yes, they suffered psychological damage.
Bad childhood experiences can’t ever be undone, even if years of therapy are meant to help. How on earth any judge ever can ‘free for adoption’ “in the interest of a child” is beyond me. But then the whole scheme is a farcical charade after the observations I unfortunately had to make.
The Blackpool Gazette publishes Lancashire care system scandal exposed.
- Boy who lived at 35 addresses (bbc.co.uk)
- Government launches first ever strategy to look after 187,000 carers (independent.ie)
- £119 billion: The contribution of carers and savings to the economy is woefully overlooked (blogs.independent.co.uk)