Child Protection

We the Sanctuary, recognise the fundamental right of every child, young person and vulnerable adult to a safe environment in which she or he will be free from any form of abuse, neglect or harm.  It is, therefore, our policy to protect any children, young people and vulnerable adults with whom we work from physical, emotional, sexual abuse, neglect or harm and strive to provide a safe and caring environment for them.

All staff, volunteers and facilitators in the Sanctuary are Garda vetted. The Sanctuary adheres to the Sisters of Charity, Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults policy.  A copy of which is available from the Operational Manager.

If you are unsure about any matter concerning the safety and wellbeing of children, young people or vulnerable adult using our facilities, always act in their best interest and contact usfor advice on 01 6705419

You may also report concerns or allegations to the Garda Siochana at your local Garda station or the Health Service Executive.  For further information call the National Board for Safeguarding

01 5053124