Tag: redress

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How to get a copy of your National Redress Scheme application

This fact sheet explains how you can get a copy of your lodged National Redress Scheme (NRS) application. You will need a copy of your application if you want knowmore to review it.

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Can I get compensation? For people in jail

If you experienced childhood sexual abuse, you may be able to get compensation. Compensation can recognise the wrongdoing done to you and help you to recover money.

NRS advocacy

Submission to the Joint Standing Committee on Implementation of the National Redress Scheme

knowmore's submission to the Joint Standing Committee on Implementation of the National Redress Scheme’s inquiry into the operation of the National Redress Scheme (February 2023). 

Legal information

Things to know about making a civil claim

This fact sheet explores some important things you need to consider when making a civil claim for childhood sexual abuse and questions you may wish to ask your civil claim lawyer.

Royal Commission advocacy

Royal Commission reflections with knowmore’s Aunty Glendra Stubbs and Amanda Whelan

In this video, Aunty Glendra Stubbs, knowmore’s Elder in Residence, and Amanda Whelan, knowmore’s Director of Client Services, share their reflections on the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse (the Royal Commission). Aunty Glendra and Amanda talk about knowmore’s role and their work during the Royal Commission and

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Can I get compensation? Western Australia

If you have been injured in a violent act, including if you survived childhood sexual abuse, you may be able to get compensation in WA.

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Can I get compensation? Victoria

If you have been injured in a violent act, including if you survived childhood sexual abuse, you may be able to get compensation in Victoria.

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Can I get compensation? Tasmania

If you have been injured in a violent act, including if you survived childhood sexual abuse, you may be able to get compensation in Tasmania.

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Can I get compensation? South Australia

If you have been injured in a violent act, including if you survived childhood sexual abuse, you may be able to get compensation in SA.

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Can I get compensation? Queensland

If you have been injured in a violent act, including if you survived childhood sexual abuse, you may be able to get compensation in Qld.

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Can I get compensation? Northern Territory

If you have been injured in a violent act, including if you survived childhood sexual abuse, you may be able to get compensation in the NT.

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Can I get compensation? New South Wales

If you have been injured in a violent act, including if you survived childhood sexual abuse, you may be able to get compensation in the NSW.