The Archdiocese of Dublin recognises and upholds the dignity and rights of all children, is committed to ensuring their safety and well being will work in partnership with parents/guardians to do this. The Archdiocese recognises each child as a gift from God and values and encourages the participation of children in all activities that enhance their spiritual , physical, emotional, intellectual and social development.
All diocesan personnel (including clergy, religious, staff and volunteers) have a responsibility to safeguard children through promoting their welfare, health and development in a safe and caring environment that supports their best interests and prevents abuse.
Your Parish Safeguarding Representatives are: Terry Daly, Catherine Judge, Frances Lynam and Connie Noble SFO. Contact 01-8474469.
If you have a concern about child abuse, please contact either:
Designated Liaison Person:
Mr. Andrew Fagan, Director, Child Safeguarding and Protection Service,
Holy Cross Diocesan Centre, Clonliffe College, Dublin 3. Tel: 01-8360314 (Mon-Fri): 09.00-17.00)
Deputy Designated Liaison Person
Ms. Julie McCullough, Child Protection Officer,
Child Safeguarding and Protection Service,
Holy Cross Diocesan Centre, Clonliffe College, Dublin 3. Tel: 01-8360314 (Mon-Fri: 09.00-17.00)
Tusla Office: 01-8164200
Coolock Gardai: 01-6664200