The Parish of Goleen values and encourages the participation of children and young people in parish liturgies and activities that enhance their spiritual, physical, emotional and social development. The Parish recognises the dignity and rights of all children and young people and is committed to their protection and support.
All relevant procedures will be put in place to create a safe environment for children and young people so as to enable their full participation in the life of the Church. Details of these procedures are available from your Parish Representatives.
The Parish Representatives will oversee the implementation of these procedures with group leaders who work with children and young people in Church related activities.
The Parish Representatives for this Parish are:
- Jan Harrington 086 805 3593
- Stephen Dineen 086 197 3186
If anyone has a child protection concern or wishes to report an allegation of child abuse in relation to any member of Church personnel, you may contact:
Rev. Liam O’Driscoll, Diocesan Director of Child Protection, Cork and Ross Offices, Redemption Road, Cork. 021 4301717
Health Services Executive at 028 40447 or 028 40456
An Garda Siochana at 027 20860