Saturday 18 November 2017

Remembering

• The Journey of Light memorial to victims of abuse (Irish Independent July 21) when completed will surely be a place of comfort and solitude for many victims as they try to deal with the painful memories associated with their terrible experiences.

However, while the process of remembrance has its own healing dynamic, it is the introduction of a comprehensive legal framework to protect them for the future that will be the critical response to concerns surrounding the future care of our children.

That legacy should include financial provision for the survivors of the Protestant Bethany Home and Magdalene laundries.

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