Valuing our Young Parishioners
Children have a very important place in our parish. We celebrate their faith at Baptism, First Holy Communion and Confirmation; they are the life and focus of our parish schools; their energies and initiatives play a vital role in many of our parish activities. We are always eager to encourage their active participation in parish life. Towards this end, we are committed to doing everything we can to create a safe and welcoming environment for our young parishioners, where their welfare is paramount. It is our parish policy to ensure that our children will be protected and supported in all activities.
Parish Child Protection Policy
Our parish has its own child protection policy, based on the diocesan template.
Pat Kelly and Miriam Mc Quillan are our Parish Representatives. There role is to promote the safeguarding of children by:
All volunteers are kept informed of best practice at parish level. This includes the use of declaration forms and ‘sign in’ books, as well as consent forms being provided by parents and guardians of the children wishing to take part in Church-related activities.
Please download, and complete our Parental Consent Form, Print it out, and Sign it.
Print Parental Consent Form for Church Activities.
For more details check out meathsafeguarding.ie