Kilmore hosts annual safeguarding conference

Bishop Leo O’Reilly and the Safeguarding Children personnel throughout the Diocese of Kilmore gathered at the Pastoral Centre, Cullies, Cavan for their Annual Safeguarding Children Conference on Thursday May 15.

Personnel present included clergy, parish safeguarding children representatives, parish recruitment committees, diocesan safeguarding children committee, advisory panel, pastoral assistants, parish youth officers, permanent deacons, diocesan advisors, care persons, trainers, Lourdes pilgrimage leaders, coordinator of safeguarding and designated liaison persons.

The purpose of the conference was to communicate the Church’s safeguarding message; to introduce an updated policy and procedures manual and safeguarding children newsletter 2014 and to thank parish and diocesan personnel, for all their dedicated work.