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Welcome to the website of the Commissioner for Survivors of Institutional Childhood Abuse

Fiona Ryan took up post as Commissioner for Survivors of Institutional Childhood Abuse (COSICA) on 14 December 2020.

The Commissioner’s role is to promote the interests of Victims and Survivors of institutional childhood abuse in Northern Ireland.

The Commissioner is independent and works with Victims and Survivors to promote their best interests.

You can find out more on these pages, or contact the office here.

Change of telephone number

Please note that our telephone number has changed from Monday 13 September 2021. You can now contact our office on  028 9054 4985.

 

Audit and Risk Assurance Committee

The Commissioner for Survivors of Institutional Childhood Abuse is seeking to appoint an Audit and Risk Assurance Committee. 

Application forms and further information may be downloaded here:

 

Or you can obtain these by emailing admin@cosica-ni.org; by telephoning 028 90 544985; or by writing to Commissioner for Survivors of Institutional Childhood Abuse, 5th Floor South, Queen’s Court, 56-66 Queen Street, Belfast, BT1 6FD.  Please note that due to the COVID-19 crisis there may be a delay in processing postal application requests.

Completed applications must be returned to the following email address: Fiona.lavery@cosica-ni.org by no later than 12 noon on Friday 17 December 2021.  Late applications will not be considered.