Safe Parishes

The Diocese of Parramatta is committed to zero tolerance of abuse and through ongoing education of all Diocesan staff and volunteers is constantly focused on creating safe communities throughout all Parishes that care for children and adults at risk.

The Diocese supports all Parishes with ongoing education, training, an on-line learning platform, face to face training and an extensive Tool Kit of Safeguarding resources.

Prevention, healing and Support

The Healing and Support service is currently staffed by two workers (both part-time) one male and one female who work from a client centred approach in a strengths-based trauma informed way.

Our aim is to assist the person in healing form harm that was caused by the church. We do this using a trauma informed approach with a case management role. We will assist you with referrals to supportive agencies that may assist you in your healing