Child Safety Policy

Ensuring the safety and wellbeing of children in our care

The Parish of South Yarra hold the care, safety and wellbeing of children and young people as a central and fundamental responsibility of our organisation. Our commitment is drawn from and inherent in the teaching and mission of Jesus Christ, with love, justice and the sanctity of each human person at the heart of the Gospel.

Dear children and young people, your safety and protection are very important while you are here.
If anything that happens or anything you see or hear worries you, please tell someone you trust.
You can also call:
Parish Priest (98269677) or Vicar General (99265677)
Or Department of Health and Human Services (131278)
The Augustinians

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 For more information, please click on the policy documents below:

Child Safety Policy – South Yarra (amended 2018-09-04)

Child Safety Code of Conduct – South Yarra (amended 2018-09-04)

South Yarra Catholic Parish has adopted the full policies of the Archdiocese of Melbourne (CAM) in relation to Child Safety. To view the full Statement of Commitment, please click on the link below.

CAM Statement of Commitment