Safe Church

As part of the dioceses committment to ensuring a safe church environment for all people within our parishes and congregations, there are a range of safe church policies, tools and resources to assist parishes.

Child Safe Policy

The Anglican Diocese of Bendigo has adopted this Child Safe Policy as part of its commitment to child safety, in line with the child safe standards introduced by the Victorian government.

Added Wednesday March 22 2017

ChildWise - resources and online publications

Established in 1991, Child Wise is one of Australia’s leading not-for-profit child abuse prevention organisations working to build awareness, deliver education, and provide the tools to empower individuals and communities around Australia so they can actively prevent child abuse and exploitation. They have a range of booklets and online resources available for download which may be useful to parishes.

Added Wednesday August 16 2017