• Protection & Care For Everyone

    Welcome to your one-stop source for Safe Ministry information and resources for church and ministries in the Anglican Diocese of Sydney.

  • Apology

    A message from Glenn Davies, Archbishop of Sydney

  • Safe Ministry Docs

    All-new Safe Ministry policy documents in plain English for Senior Ministers, Parish Councils, Church workers, ministry volunteers, parents and members

  • Seeking Support

    Resources and support channels for victims of abuse in our churches

  • Safe Ministry
  • Apology
  • Pathways to Safe Ministry
  • Seeking Support

Latest News

9 Oct

Welcome to Safe Ministry!

Safe Ministry - Anglican Diocese of Sydney

Welcome to the new Safe Ministry web site – the frontline resource of the Professional Standards Unit of the Anglican Diocese of Sydney. The key feature of this site has to be the all new, plain English Safe Ministry Journey documents. These are easy to read and understand and there are various documents targeted to…

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10 Mar

Safe Ministry Policies and Website Circular – February 2016

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26 February 2016 Dear Rectors, Wardens, Parish Councils and Safe Ministry Representatives, Safe Ministry policies and website I am writing to draw your attention to some new Safe Ministry policies and a new Safe Ministry website. On 14 October 2015, the Synod passed a motion – (a)  affirming the diocesan Safe Ministry Policy Statement adopted…

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21 Jan

Pornography and harms to children and young people

Pornography and harms to children and young people

[While the symposium is now in the past, this post is left in place for your information] Pornography and harms to children and young people: A Symposium Tuesday 9 February 2016, University of New South Wales, $150 ($120 concession) The conference will bring together academics, child development experts, educators, mental health professionals and advocates for…

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9 Nov

Online forms for safe ministry

online forms for safe ministry

Everything else is going online, why not the plethora of forms that the average church uses in it’s day to day functioning – especially for Safe Ministry purposes? The good news is that there is no real reason why you shouldn’t work at putting your Safe Ministry forms online. It does need some careful thought…

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