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Saturday, 11 November 2017 16:16

Speaking out against sexual abuse

Judith Brewster, a certified forensic nurse examiner for sexual assault victims, will speak at Restoration House Ministries' conference on abuse, violence and human trafficking next weekend Judith Brewster, a certified forensic nurse examiner for sexual assault victims, will speak at Restoration House Ministries' conference on abuse, violence and human trafficking next weekend (Photograph supplied)

Restoration House Ministries will shine a light on a dark issue next weekend — abuse, violence and human trafficking around the world.

Entitled “Speak-up, Overcome, Survive”, the conference takes place at 9.30am Saturday, in the Connectech offices at 41 Cedar Avenue, Hamilton.

Guest speakers include Judith Brewster, a certified forensic nurse examiner for sexual assault victims; Reverend Linda Powell; Sharon Apopa, clinical director of Child and Adolescent Services at Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute, and Laurie Shiell-Smith, director of the Centre Against Abuse.

Ms Brewster explains how the issue is affecting the island and how God has strengthened her faith even in the darkest of times.

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