Consequences of child abuse can follow a person for their entire life. While the duration and severity of effects can vary from person to person, some individuals experience mental health struggles, such as PTSD, anxiety, and depression. Additionally, some adult survivors of child abuse can experience a higher susceptibility to physical health problems, substance misuse and homelessness. Despite the evidence showing the various effects, only those who have directly experienced childhood abuse know the true depths of the pain. You are not alone and there is support. Visit the CCMF-York website to learn about our confidential counselling options.
“Support for legislation to create a presumption of equal shared parenting in child custody cases has increased since 2017” -Nanos National Survey (2022)
If you have been following us for a while, you know that we support what is in the best interest of children. Evidence shows that