The Shame of Ireland
I first applied to caranua 2 and a half years ago, so i challenge any staff member to come visit me, spend a few days with me and see just what my life is like and then explain to me how 43 million has been spent in our name and yet here i am still waiting, badly in need of medical help amonst other things. Michael
Forward your email and their response to the minister you get no hop, click on link, download form and complain them for breaches of human rights
Human Rights Council Branch-Complaint Procedure Unit
Caranua are implementing the legislation as laid down by the government the government allowed caranua to set the limits…Continue
Wonder whats in store for us this time. Michael
Added by micheal on May 23, 2016 at 17:20 — No Comments
Caranua is an independent Irish State body working to support the needs of survivors of institutional abuse. It does this by responding to applications from eligible survivors and providing assistance…
Any survivor who was refused housing support because they live in private rented housing has been discriminated against, the bulk of the fund is spent on housing.
Caranuas payment process which only deals with service providers and refuses to pay the grant to survivors themselves, as they deem us not capable or not trustworthy to handle this ourselves is a breach of our human…Continue
The key functions of the RISFB as defined in the Act include:
The payment of grants to former residents in order that they may avail of approved services, which include; mental health services, health and personal social services, educational services and a housing support service. It will also promote understanding, among persons involved in the provision of approved services and publicly available services to former residents, of the effects of abuse on former…Continue
Hi all caranua has there customer charter, why dont we put together a charter of our own all sign it and send it in to them,
It could include stuff like,
Any possible discrimination arising from guidelines must be dealt with as a matter of urgency.
Survivors must be given the same human rights and treated in the same manner as any other group.
Lay persons \ non medical professionals cannot go against the medical advice and direction provided by a medical…Continue
Firstly you discriminate against me, why i wonder, is it because i have a mental health issue, you know discrimination is against the law. You take years to provide me with some token help, heres me telling people that there are some good guys in caranua guess you fooled me David, to refuse a survivor dental work that is so badly needed is a scandal which you guys will have to answer for, you by virtue of your payment process regard us as subhuman again breaching our human rghts, your policy…Continue
Heres me thinking we were getting through to them, bigger fool me, my teeth are in a pretty bad way, so needless to say im pretty upset no reason given just refused, its a low blow. Guess they dontlike itwhen you call them out over there bullshit. Well il keep fighting, ive been doing it since feb 2014 but wow,
Hello fellow prisoners, The latest numbers I see regarding payouts to survivors in the UK are; 6,234.215 to 569 survivors I don't know if that is pounds or euro's as I do not trust my own math, how much does each survivor receive, I get 109,564 that must be wrong as my education stopped at age 14 to be put to work in Glin.
Just being going through updated guidelines on caranua, well well well, now those of us in private rented housing can apply for home improvements, extract from new guidelines
You can apply for housing support no matter what type
of accommodation you live in. It could be a house, an
apartment or a caravan. It doesn’t matter if you own it,
have a mortgage on it or are renting it. It’s your home
and you’re entitled to apply to us for assistance that will
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€43 million paid out to survivors it proudly states on caranua website, should it not say, 43 million paid to business's to provide services to survivors as we are not trusted to make these payments ourselves, despite the fact the fund is being overcharged by certain companies and the cost of issuing those fexco vouchers, or the lies one has to come up with if you wish to keep your history private when dealing with service providers. Im sure theres a word for it,
Hi Carl haven read your article on education this morning, re 5 pitfalls for new minister, i wonder if you know that the dept of edu is in charge of caranua, a fund which allot of survivors have issues with, the main one being as survivors we were promised all along that our kids would be looked after, now we were supposed to get a review of the caranua legislation in 2015 with a view to giving our kids access to caranua, this has not happened, also the inherit discrimination in the…Continue