Resources for Survivors of Child Abuse

Helping survivors of Child Abuse to get the support and advice they need

We've put together these resources to help you at every step in the process of moving on from Child Abuse. Whether you choose to work with us and claim for compensation or not, they will help you understand what is involved in the process.

We recognise that talking about past abuse is very difficult, especially at the outset. You may wish to get a better understanding of the process before you take the step of speaking to somebody. If that applies to you, then you should find these resources useful.

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In these short videos, David Greenwood and Amy Clowrey explain some of the most important considerations and common questions they are asked about claiming for Child Abuse Compensation. Many people don't know what to look for in a Child Abuse Solicitor or what will be involved in the process of making a claim.

We've created these videos to help put you in a better position about whether or not to pursue compensation. If you do choose to go ahead, these videos can also help you make an informed decision as to who to work with in making your claim.


Questions to ask when looking for a Child Abuse Solicitor


How we can help you claim for Child Abuse Compensation


What is involved in making a claim for Child Abuse Compensation?


Types of Child Abuse Compensation claims we can help with


About the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse


About the Lambeth Redress Scheme

Free Guide - Moving on from Sexual Abuse

There are many aspects to moving on from past sexual abuse. It's important that you know where to begin and who to contact, and that you have a strategy for life after abuse.

In this free guide, writer Shereen Lincoln explains all the things you need to consider and shows the way towards a happier, more fulfilling life after abuse.

Our Child Abuse Compensation Specialists

David Greenwood Child Abuse Solicitor, Wakefield

David Greenwood

Director & Solicitor

Rob Casey - Child Abuse Solicitor & Director - Switalskis

Rob Casey

Director & Solicitor Advocate

Amy Clowrey - Child Abuse Solicitor - Switalskis, Yorkshire & UK

Amy Clowrey

Director & Solicitor

Helen Hughes - Child Abuse Solicitor, Switalskis

Helen Hughes

Associate Solicitor

Sally Smith Child Abuse Solicitor - Switalskis

Sally Smith

Associate Solicitor

Carole Spencer - Child Abuse Solicitor - Switalskis

Carole Spencer

Associate Solicitor

Caroline Chandler - Child Abuse Solicitor - Switalskis

Caroline Chandler


Kieran Chatterton - Child Abuse Solicitor - Switalskis

Kieran Chatterton


Samantha Follows - Child Abuse Solicitor - Switalskis

Samantha Follows


Sheryl Greenwood Child Abuse Compensation Team

Sheryl Greenwood

Legal Clerk

David Reed - Child Abuse Lawyer - Switalskis

David Reed