Safeguarding Children Policy & Standards for the Catholic Church in Ireland (2016)
Safeguarding Children: Parish Handbook (updated 2019)
Leanaí a Chosaint: Lámhleabhar do Pharóistí
Vulnerable Persons Safeguarding Policy (2019)
Flyer for Parents & Children
Code of Behaviour for Adults Working with Children & Young People
Child Safeguarding & Digital Media: Guidance, Advice & Practice
Clergy Visiting the Diocese
Requirements for visiting clergy and persons in any form of consecrated life wishing to be involved in pastoral ministry in the Diocese: please see our Visiting Clergy Protocols.
For clergy of Religious Orders moving to the diocese, please see Protocols for Visiting Religious Order Clergy.
For other members of Religious Orders moving to the diocese, please see Protocols for Visiting Religious Order Members.
Pope John Paul II Awards
Forms (also available in the Safeguarding Children Parish Handbook)
Form SG-01: Application form for work in church-related activities
Form SG-02: Declaration of workers in church-related activities
Form SG-03: Safeguarding agreement form
Form SG-04: Child & parental/guardian joint consent form
Form SG-05: Accidents/incidents form
Form SG-06: Hazard assessment form
Form SG-07: External groups using church property form
Form SG-08: General complaints form
Form SG-09: Child protection referral form