“See Me, Hear Me” – As has become the custom each year, Child Protection Sunday and the preceding week provides a focus reminding each of us to play a part in protecting our children. This year our theme is “See Me, Hear Me”. The question is how do we play our part in listening to children to ensure they are kept safe?

Click here for tipsheet titled ‘Play Your Part – Religious Communities’. The tipsheet is developed by NAPCAN (National Association for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect) and it is designed to encourage people to find out about their role in promoting the safety and well-being of children within their own community.

Safeguarding our Children – a Reflection by Rev David Ranson VG. This was shared at most masses this week. “In every child, God waits for us to stir again within us the sense of new beginnings, of fresh possibilities, of awakening hopes….”

Additional resources are available on the Diocesan website www.dbb.org.au