The Diocese of Hallam has a number of Policies in place in order to embed effective Safeguarding Practice and to appropriately manage Allegations and Concerns, whilst providing support for Survivors of Abuse.

Safeguarding Communication Plan

Hallam Safeguarding Committee Key Stakeholders Communication & Engagement Plan

Creating a Safe Environment Practice Documentation

Creating A Safe Environment Policy

Guidance on safeguarding whilst using videoconferencing platforms for ministry

Practice Guidance Overnight Accommodation

Practice Guidance for Arranging Pilgrimages involving Children, Young People and Adults at RIsk

Safe Recruitment Policy Documentation

Safer Recruitment Practice Guidance

Volunteer Agreement None DBS Roles

Volunteer Agreement Form (DBS roles) July 2020

Code of Conduct




Management of Concerns and Allegations

Hallam Policy-Management-of-Allegations..

Appendix A Abuse Categories and Definitions

Hallam Responding to an Allegation Flow Chart


Management of Subjects of Allegations

Hallam Conducting An Initial Meeting Guidance

Hallam Information Sheet Temporary Removal From Ministry

Hallam Responsibilities towards Clergy and Religious

Hallam Dismissal & Dispensation -Diocesan Clergy

A Guide for clergy if you are subject of an allegation

Survivors Policy Documentation

Hallam Commitment To Survivors

Survivors Guide

EC1.1.4 DPSA-Listening-Guide-1

For Further information on National Policy and Practice, please visit the Catholic Safeguarding Standards Agency Website.