Safeguarding and Promoting the Welfare of Children Policy Statement of the Redemptorists in Ireland
All Redemptorists, as well as their co‐workers and volunteers, value and encourage the participation of children and young people in their pastoral ministry and in activities that enhance their spiritual, physical, emotional and social development. They recognise the dignity and rights of all children and are committed to their support and safeguarding. Redemptorists undertake to do all in their power to create a safe environment for children and young people and to ensure their protection from neglect and from physical, sexual and emotional abuse.
The Redemptorists are committed to:
If you have any concerns about the welfare of children or young people, please contact our Designated Officer:
Mr Phil Mortell
Tel: 061 327 184
Mobile: 087 225 2415 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Following the review undertaken by The National Board for Safeguarding Children in the Catholic Church in Ireland (NBSCCCI) of the safeguarding practice of the Redemptorists in July 2015 the recommendations are now being implemented.
Safeguarding Children: A One-Church Approach
Policy and Standardsd for the Redemptorists in Ireland 2016
This Policy for safeguarding the welfare of children aims to ensure a safe environment, where risks are minimised, where those affected by abuse are supported, where offenders are brought to account and where all allegations are dealt with justly and promptly.
Redemptorist Safeguarding Handbook