Redress Scheme for survivors of past child abuse in care: information - easy read

This easy read document is about the financial redress scheme for survivors of historical child abuse in care in Scotland. The purpose of the redress scheme is to acknowledge and recognise the harm suffered as a result of that abuse. The redress scheme will offer payments to survivors.

For more information

You can phone 0808 169 9740 about both schemes.

You can email about the Redress Scheme.

You can email about the Advance Payment Scheme.

For support you can phone Future Pathways on 0808 164 2005 or email

If you are upset you can contact Breathing Space free of charge on 0800 83 85 87 or the Samaritans free of charge on 116 123.

We will listen and help with care and kindness.

Members of People First (Scotland) are encouraged to discuss the Redress Scheme with Development Workers for support.

This document was made in partnership with Scottish Government and People First (Scotland).



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