Adult Survivors Of Childhood Sexual Abuse

Purpose of the group

The purpose of this Cross-Party Group is to establish a forum for debate, with an agreed specific programme of targets and action, on the issue of childhood sexual abuse, its long term effects and links with mental health problems, physical health and wellbeing, alcohol and drug misuse, physical abuse, domestic violence and homelessness.

Forthcoming meetings

Next meeting: 26 August 2020

This meeting will be held at 1pm and will include the AGM. Should you wish to attend you should contact,, in advance of the meeting.



Annual Return/Report

Group Officers

Group Members

Non MSP Individuals

Anne Macdonald – Co-Convener

Janine Rennie – Co-Convener

Sandra Brown - Treasurer

Sheila Gaul 

Dr Javita Narang

Dr Eric Swanepoel

Rukhsana Saleem 

Michelle Wright

Dr Angela Jesudasan

Malcolm Rodger



Break the Silence

Glasgow Caledonian University

Govan Community Project

Health in Mind

Kingdom Abuse Survivors Project

Moira Anderson Foundation 


NHS Education for Scotland

Rape Crisis Scotland

Relationships Scotland

Rowan Alba

Safe Space

Safe to Say

Say Women

Social Destination

Stop it Now Scotland


University of Edinburgh

Wellbeing Scotland

Get involved

Next meeting:
26 August 2020




Johann Lamont MSP

Scottish Parliament
Holyrood Road
EH99 1SP

0131 348 5847


Cross Party Groups and GDPR

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