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There is still time to share your experience of child sexual abuse with the Truth Project. See our conclusion timeline below.

The Truth Project offers victims and survivors of child sexual abuse the chance to share their experiences and be heard with respect.

It is part of the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse.

Your experiences and suggestions help us recommend changes to protect children from abuse. We encourage you to take part before the Truth Project concludes in 2021.

Truth Project conclusion timeline Truth Project conclusion timeline September 2021 If you registered your interest by 31 July 2021 to share by telephone or video, we will offer you a session to take place by 30 September 2021. October 2021 Please send us your experience in writing to arrive by 31 October 2021.

You can share your experience by phone, video call or in writing. 

If you have a disability or need we will do our best to support you. If you are deaf or hard of hearing and would like help communicating with us you can contact us directly. More information on services for deaf users.

Is the Truth Project right for you?

Our TV campaign film has encouraged many victims and survivors to share their experiences.

See what others have said about taking part in the Truth Project.

Find out more about the Truth Project.

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What have others shared

Aparna feels guilt that she didn’t report she was being abused, even though she was a small child

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Mayan says ‘If someone had helped my father when he asked, my whole life would have been different’

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There are very limited circumstances where we tell anyone your name without your consent, for example if a child is currently at risk and we need to tell the police.