By implementing this policy, our goal is to protect the children of St. Andrew’s from incidents of misconduct or inappropriate behavior while also protecting our staff and volunteers.
Material for this policy adapted from : Safe Sanctuaries for Youth: Reducing the Risks of Abuse in Youth Ministries, Joy Thornburg Melton. Copyright 2003. Published by permission of Discipleship Resources. Used by permission. Risk Management in the Church Sample Child Protection Policy, The Cincinnati Insurance companies, July 14, 2006