Resources and guidance in the provision of pastoral support for those affected by sexual abuse are now available on the General Synod website and is available here:

The Diocese's Survivor Advocate, Sharon Lockwood is available to discuss this with people individually.  Trauma Informed Training is also being delivered to clergy and lay people during October 2022.  Sharon can be contacted on mobile 0420519113 or by email at

Sharon is available on Wednesdays, Thursdays & alternate Fridays and works independently of the Diocesan offices in an off-site location.