We are committed to implementing the appropriate national guidelines for dealing with complaints relating to child sexual abuse, and will respond to the best of our ability to any person who comes to us with a complaint. Accordingly we have appointed a Child Safeguarding Designated Officer in every unit of the... Read More »
In May 2014, we published a review (pdf) of our safeguarding policies and procedures which had been conducted by the National Board for Safeguarding Children in the Catholic Church in Ireland (NBSCCCI).
That report made a number of recommendations. We have supplied the National Board (February 2015) with an update on... Read More »
Towards Healing is a Counselling and Support Service for survivors of Institutional, Clerical and Religious abuse, funded by the Catholic Church.
It replaces the Faoiseamh Counselling Service which has been in operation since 1997, and which has provided face-to-face counselling to over 4,000 persons during that time, as well as Helpline... Read More »