CHILD SAFEGUARDING

CHILD SAFEGUARDING AND VULNERABLE ADULTS

 

The full Safeguarding Children Policy and Procedures by clicking here.

 

The Parish of Cumber Upper and Learmount is committed to the child safeguarding policies of the Catholic Church, to protect children and young people from neglect, physical, emotional and sexual abuse and to promote a safe environment for them.

 

The parish has a growing children's and young peoples ministry. The parish takes seriously its responsibility to protect and safeguard the welfare of children and young people entrusted to the church's care. Through the work of the parish child safeguarding team, the parish works to ensure the safety of children and young people in our community.

 

If you have any concerns the contact name and telephone numbers are:

Paula Cunningham, Safeguarding Co-ordinator

Safeguarding Office, Diocesan Pastoral Centre, 164 Bishop Street, Derry. BT48 6UJ

 

Tel: 028 7136 2475 Fax: 028 71260970

Email: safeguarding@derrydiocese.org

 

Name: Rev John Farren - Phone Number: NI (0035374) 938 4037

 

Name: Mary McCafferty - Phone Number: NI 075 1426 5252

 

If you would like to speak to one of our local parish representatives please telephone

the parish office - 7133 7727. A member from the child safeguarding team will

contact you as soon as possible.

 

 

AN GARDA SIOCHANA - FREE PHONE :- 1 800 555 222 - 24 HOURS , 365 DAYS PER YEAR

 

 

We are ever mindful of the importance of the protection and care of our children and young people. They are our future and the future of our Catholic Faith. Our Child protection Policy Statement is exhibited in our Churches, Parish Hall and Pastoral Centre and the very strict guidelines set out therein are adhered to at all times.

Rev David O'Kane PP Parish of Cumber Upper and Learmount,

9, Church Street, Claudy, Co Derry BT47 4AA

Telephone: 028 7133 7727 www.parishofclaudy.com