‘Devastating’: woman with a disability met with disbelief after sexual assault, royal commission hears

A worker at Anglicare facility tried to tell victim that assault didn’t happen, commission told

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Anglicare took three years to apologise for failing to report the sexual assault of young woman with a disability to police, a royal commission has heard.

After voicing their concerns during an audit last year, Niky* and her family received a written apology from the organisation for the mishandling of the assault, which occurred in 2018.

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