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Yesterday After Being Told By My Caranua Advisor (3rd Call Ever With Them) That Caranua Has Refused My Request For Assistance With Essential Repairs To My House In Ireland Because I Reside In England Having Fled To Here After 18 Years Of Suffering The Effects Of Abduction, Imprisonment, Sex Abuse, Assaults, Denied Adoption (Not Even A Foster Home), Torture And Being Drugged By A Scientist Etc. I Was Browsing Online Reviewing The History Of The State Child Abuse Inquiry, So Called Apology, Deal Done With The Church (Hand In Glove Fiddle) And Grave Insult To All The Countless Victims Ever Since Then ...

I Came Across A Comment By A Victim Who Said Something That Caught My Attention And It Was Along These Lines He Said : -

"I Am Not A Survivor"  Because I Am Still Suffering Today The Ill Effects Of My Incarceration In An Industrial School And The Abuses I Suffered In There"  ..

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Comment by Kevin Devlin on January 15, 2017 at 21:58
Reading through all the many postings here, perhaps I should reconsider my application to Caranua. I find it difficult to believe that everybody who applies gets a rough deal. I still want to believe that they can make a positive change to the lives of those of us who consider applying. If I thought that this was not the case, I would cancel my application now. Has anybody got anything positive to say about Caranua?
Comment by jack colleton on January 15, 2017 at 22:55

Kevin: -  I Hope Your Experience With Caranua Is Good! 

Comment by micheal on January 16, 2017 at 8:42

Kevin i have been dealing with caranua for 3 years now and it has been hell,  i would advise you to get everything in writing email, its a self serving ego trip for higgins and co who are cleaning the fund out with their massive wages, dont be shy about applying it will take a long time for you to get anything so the sooner you have your app in the better, hope you have an easier time than what i had, 

Comment by Barbie on January 16, 2017 at 10:36

Hi Kevin, I believe their are some people that have had a positive experience mainly many who have a council house or own their own homes for bathroom renovations etc. My sister got the bathroom done and windows now the contractor hired to do the work did not do a good job but she was successful in applying, some people are having better experiences than others so do apply and let Caranua say whether or not you have been successful. However, I would advise you to only use contact in writing either via email or post so you have a copy of every correspondence, also I would advise if you are not going with the original guideline and you are going to opt in to their new guidelines and have your money capped at €15,000 you are signing a legal document, I'm not a solicitor but the new guidelines look like a letter but it a legal and binding document.

Comment by micheal on February 2, 2017 at 23:01

Caranua are complete scum, this is a copy of email i sent to the appeals office today,

Complaints
Date:
February 2, 2017, 4:55 PM

How do you sleep at night?
Sent from Huawei MediaPad

-------- Original Message --------
Subject: Steven
From: mick>
To: Caranuaappeals a>Caranuaappeals@education.gov.ie>
CC:

Hi Steven you might wonder why we / i are so upset with caranua, heres a quick example, today i was refused a bag of coal from vincent de paul which caranua advises us to go to, because i got one last week how embarrassing is that, i am very worried about this cold spell thats coming, old house cold house,  i asked my advisor in caranua for help with the house 3 years ago, refused, i ask my new advisor to send me an application form 8 months ago for housing help as the rules have changed still have not received form, one of my  many tooth infections spread to my finger which i could of lost as it took nearly 2 months to shift the infection and is still touch and go as to wether its gone, i have been on antibiotics for a whole month, if it had spread somewhere else i could of died. Please contrast that with the nice life caranua staff are having with the wages taken from our money surely this cant be right.
I know you are not caranua staff and none of this is directed at you but i have sent many such emails to caranua over the years all of which are flat out ignored so what am i to do Steven?.  You remember when Ronan lied to you saying that i had not responded to his email when infact it was the other way around and would you believe it i still have not heard from him. How in gods name can they justify taking large wages from the fund. Sure if you fit mary higgins deluded ideas on what we need you may get help however the rest of us are left to rot. Im not some malcontent who didnt get a sports car i just really needed some 
Comment by micheal on February 2, 2017 at 23:04

Help, is the missing last word from above.

Comment by jack colleton on February 3, 2017 at 10:17

Irony Michael As Increasingly Seems To Be The Case Help Is Not What Caranua Do!

Comment by micheal on February 3, 2017 at 12:38

True that bud. 

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