Leading child abuse solicitors, Simpson Millar are supporting international child protection charity, Innocence in Danger, with the launch of their new UK helpline. Innocence in Danger is a UK charity dedicated to addressing the concerns of sexual abuse and exploitation of children.
Simpson Millar who has the largest dedicated Abuse compensation department in the country will be staffing the UK phone line providing advice to victims at no charge. The phone line which will run every Wednesday between 2 and 4pm was launched on the 7th of November.
Peter Garsden, Principal of Simpson Millar and president of ACAL (Association of Child Abuse Lawyers) said: “we believe that as a firm it is extremely important to support child protection charities. We spend our professional lives dealing with the effects of abuse, so being able to direct the victim to the relevant organisations where they can access help is a positive thing.”
The Innocence in Danger helpline number is 0844 800 9664.