National Board Standards

  • Safeguarding Children: Policy and Standards 2016 produced by the National Board for Safeguarding Children in the Catholic Church in Ireland
  • Child Safeguarding Standards adopted and implemented by the Diocese of Down and Connor
  • Below are the seven standards that every Church body is required to meet to fulfil the Child Safeguarding Policy Statement. To view, click here.
  • A summary guide of the seven standards can be obtained here.
  • A full copy of the Policy and Standards document can be found here.
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