Safeguarding Children Policy

Safeguarding of young people and vulnerable adults is a priority for us. We follow the policies and guidelines of Cork and Ross Diocese, available to view here:  

These are overseen by our Parish Safeguarding Teams: 

Skibbereen Safeguarding Team: 

Jacinta Crowley 

Theresa Hickey 

Eileen Ryan 


Rath & The Islands Safeguarding Team: 

Maura Collins 

Dee Griffiths 

Siobhan O’Brien 


Contact Parish Office 028 22828 


Diocesan Director of Safeguarding  – Cleo Yeats Contact Telephone 021 4301717