Diocese of Derry Safeguarding Audit

Published on September 1, 2022

The Derry Diocese has invited the National Board for Safeguarding Children in the Catholic Church in Ireland to conduct a review of safeguarding practice.

This review is due to commence with the Safeguarding Sunday Mass on 18th September 2022 in St Columb’s Church, Waterside at 3pm.  Everyone is welcome to attend this Mass.

The review will continue on Monday 19th September to Friday 23rd September 2022.

If you have any views about Safeguarding in the Derry Diocese, we invite you to come forward to Teresa Devlin, Chief Executive Officer, National Board for Safeguarding Children in the Catholic Church in Ireland, prior to the review dates.  Teresa can be contacted on the following number (+353) 01 5053124 or alternatively by email [email protected]

If you wish to report a child safeguarding concern, please contact Marie Gormley, Designated Liaison Person (DLP) on (+44) 07596 500793 or report directly to An Garda Síochána/PSNI or TUSLA/HSC.