Safeguarding Conference

Safeguarding Conference

The Safeguarding Department are hosting a Conference which will take place on Saturday 1st September 2018
at
Liverpool Archdiocese Centre for Evangelisation, (LACE)   
Croxteth Drive, Sefton Park Liverpool L17 1AA,
between 09:00 and 15:00.


 
There will be several workshops, which will focus on various aspects of Safeguarding and will be facilitated by The Archdiocese Safeguarding Commission. They are:
 
Grief to Grace - Workshop will be facilitated by Fr. Dominic Allain International Pastoral Director who will outline the work undertaken by the Grief to Grace Program with those have been abused.
 
Catch 22 - Criminal and Sexual exploitation of Young People. Workshop will be facilitated by
Emma Murphy Child Exploitation Case Worker, who will explain her work in supporting young people who are currently involved in child sexual exploitation (CSE), child criminal exploitation (CCE), gangs and trafficking.
 
Papyrus – Exist to reduce the number of young people who take their own lives by shattering the stigma around suicide and equipping young people and their communities with the skills to recognise and respond to suicidal behaviour.
Workshop will be facilitated by a staff member from Papyrus.
 
I Will be Heard – Part of the work of The Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse (IICSA) which was set up in 2015 to investigate organisations and institutions that have failed to protect children from sexual abuse. It deals with the subject of child sexual abuse and therefore because of the challenging nature of the topic may not be suitable for everyone. The workshop will be in the form of an audio presentation outlining the work of the project.
 
Safe Recruitment - As part of its commitment to ensuring that children, young people and adults are kept safe from harm, the Catholic Church in England and Wales has a robust selection and appointment processes, which applies to anybody applying to work or minister within the Church in a role which gives them direct access to children or adults. The workshop will be facilitated by a member of the Safeguarding Team.
 
To book a place on this event please contact the Safeguarding Department by telephone:
0151 522 1043 / 0151 522 1103 or Email: safeguarding@rcaol.co.uk
by Friday 17th August and indicate in order of
preference three workshops of your choice from the list above that you wish to attend.
Refreshments and Lunch will be provided