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Latest News

14 Feb

Royal Commission: Report on CEBS

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The Royal Commission has released a report on the response of the Church of England Boys’ Society and the Anglican Dioceses of Tasmania, Adelaide, Brisbane and Sydney to allegations of child sexual abuse. The summary of this follows, plus a link to the pdf of the full report. This is another powerful and tragic illustration…

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2 Feb

It’s Training Season!

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Come late January, early February, churches all over the Diocese spring into life after the summer holiday period, and that brings with it: loads of people needing to refresh their Safe Ministry Training. February-March really is peak Safe Ministry Training season, with Local Safe Ministry Trainers dusting off their notes, and Youthworks Training Events cranking…

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18 Dec

Royal Commission: How aspects of institutions encourage child sexual abuse

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The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse has released another report, this time identifying aspects of organisational culture that may encourage child sexual abuse:   The Royal Commission has released a new research report investigating the role of organisational culture in institutional child sexual abuse. The research also identifies factors that can…

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