Diocese advertises its apology
IN AN unprecedented move, the northern NSW diocese of Graftonhas placed advertisements in multiple east-coast Australiannewspapers, apologising to children abused at a children's home inLismore. The apology relates to claims of abuse from the 1940s tothe 1980s.
The advertisements apologise "unreservedly" to children whosuffered "sexual abuse, harsh punishment, or a lack of appropriateand nurturing care" at the North Coast Children's Home. The diocesealso asks for forgiveness for the ...
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