Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults

We, the Holy Family Parish are committed to the safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults. Children, young people and vulnerable adults are a gift from God with an intrinsic right to dignity of life, respect and security from physical and emotional harm. They are to be treasured, nurtured and safeguarded.

The Archdiocese has zero tolerance  for all forms of abuse and is committed to safeguarding everyone involved in its activities, ministries and services.The safety and wellbeing of children and adults-at-risk is paramount.

STOPLine – Make a report / Disclosure

STOPline is an independent commercial service that receives confidential information and reports about suspected abuse, serious misconduct and policy breaches by Archdiocesan personnel, including clergy, religious, employees and volunteers. The service also applies to Brisbane Catholic Education and Centacare Brisbane. STOPline is available to all Archdiocesan personnel, volunteers and the general community.The Archdiocese is committed to fostering a culture where people are encouraged to raise concerns and can do so safely.The Archdiocese strongly encourages anyone who suspects criminal conduct by Archdiocesan personnel to report the matter directly to the Queensland Police Service.

Safeguarding Support Services

The Archdiocese has a number of support services and important links available at the Office for Safeguarding Services, some of these are available below.


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