© Oughterard Parish 2017

Safeguarding Children

“Go. Make disciples of all nations” (Matt 28:19) - our parish seeks to serve this mission by promoting practices which are respectful of, and appropriate to, persons of all ages..

Safeguarding Children

The   Parish   of      Oughterard      is   fully   committed   to   working   with   the Galway   Diocesan   Child   Protection   Office   in   implementing   the   codes of   best   practice   governing   Church   sponsored   activities   with   children and     vulnerable     adults     as     outlined     in     the     Diocesan     Policy Safeguarding Children and Young Adults. Our   Parish   has   a   number   of   volunteer   safeguarding   representatives who      have      completed      the      Diocesan      training      course      for representatives   and   are   familiar   with   the   policies   and   procedures outlined   in   the   Diocesan   Policy.   In   union   with   the   parish   priest   they seek   to   promote   the   safeguarding   of   children   and   young   adults participating    in    Parish    sponsored    activities    and    to    ensure    the implementation of the Diocesan Policy at every level in our Parish. The   Diocesan   Policy   Safeguarding   Children   and   Young   Adults   is available on line at www.galwaydiocese.ie/childprotection   or   from   the   Child   Protection   Office,   Diocesan   Pastoral   Centre,   Árus de Brún, Newtownsmith, Galway. Concerns   in   relation   to   safeguarding   of   children   should   be   made known    to    one    of    the    Diocesan    Designated    Persons,   An    Garda Síochána or the HSE.
The Parish of Oughterard

Galway Diocesan

Designated Person

Mr Kevin Duffy Diocesan Pastoral Centre, Newtownsmith, Galway +353-87-6141736 +353-91-575053/565066 duffykf57@gmail.com

Please visit the diocese

of Galway’s child

safeguarding

web page HERE.

+353 91 55 22 90

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Vetting and consent forms for various activities in the parish of Oughterard can be downloaded from the bottom of this particular page HERE You will be informed as to which forms pertain to your specific activity, during the organisational stage.
© Oughterard Parish 2017

Safeguarding Children

“Go. Make disciples of all nations” (Matt 28:19) - our parish seeks to serve this mission by promoting practices which are respectful of, and appropriate to, persons of all ages..

Safeguarding Children

The   Parish   of      Oughterard      is   fully   committed   to   working   with the      Galway      Diocesan      Child      Protection      Office      in implementing   the   codes   of   best   practice   governing   Church sponsored   activities   with   children   and   vulnerable   adults   as outlined   in   the   Diocesan   Policy   Safeguarding   Children   and Young Adults. Our     Parish     has     a     number     of     volunteer     safeguarding representatives   who   have   completed   the   Diocesan   training course   for   representatives   and   are   familiar   with   the   policies and   procedures   outlined   in   the   Diocesan   Policy.   In   union with   the   parish   priest   they   seek   to   promote   the   safeguarding of     children     and     young     adults     participating     in     Parish sponsored   activities   and   to   ensure   the   implementation   of   the Diocesan Policy at every level in our Parish. The    Diocesan    Policy    Safeguarding    Children    and    Young Adults is available on line at www.galwaydiocese.ie/childprotection   or    from    the    Child    Protection    Office,    Diocesan    Pastoral Centre, Árus de Brún, Newtownsmith, Galway. Concerns   in   relation   to   safeguarding   of   children   should   be made   known   to   one   of   the   Diocesan   Designated   Persons, An Garda Síochána or the HSE.
The Parish of Oughterard

Galway Diocesan Designated

Person

Mr Kevin Duffy Diocesan Pastoral Centre, Newtownsmith, Galway +353-87-6141736 +353-91-575053/565066 duffykf57@gmail.com

Please visit the diocese of

Galway’s child safeguarding

web page HERE.

+353 91 55 22 90

Vetting and consent forms can be downloaded from the bottom of Galway diocese page HERE