Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Mirabel Centre LASUTH (For Victims of Rape and Sexual Abuse)
A positive has occurred thanks to the opening of Mirabel Centre at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH), Ikeja, Lagos provide for victims of rape and sexual abuse.
Inaugurated by the Partnership for Justice, the centre is reported to be a safe and conducive haven for the victims of sexual assault to get help by being provided with holistic and quality services and support.
Mrs. Itoro Eze-Anaba, the Managing Partner of Partnership for Justice, stated that the centre is to provide counselling over the phone and face to face advice to aid survivors of sexual assault in their journey to cope with the psychological and emotional effects of rape, making use of an all-female professional team of doctors, nurses and counsellors with special training to offer services to survivors of rape.