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North Somerset: No policy on disclosing identity of Survivor

So I asked North Somerset for some information regarding their policy about disclosure:

Dear North Somerset Council,


I would like to know you policy regarding the disclosure of the identity of people who disclose historic sexual abuse

  • Also Specifically:
    Is the identity of the complainant disclosed to the alleged abuser and if so under what conditions?
  • What processes and procedures are in place to protect and support the complainant when / if his or her identity is disclosed
  • What prior notice is given to the complainant regarding potential disclosure of his / her identity
  • What warnings about potential disclosure of his / her identity are provided before the complainant discloses.

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