St. Colmcilles Parish Incorporating Drynam and Dublin Airport

Are committed to the welfare of young people.

We not only have a moral responsibility to protect them but a legal responsibility to ensure that the welfare of the child is of paramount importance.

Child Abuse can be defined as follows:

  • Neglect;
  • Emotional Abuse;
  • Physical Abuse;
  • Sexual Abuse.

If you are affected by any of the above and need
to talk to someone please contact :

Margaret Ryan @ 01 – 840 43 23 or 086 – 862 67 94

Mary Morgan @ 01 – 890 01 48 or 087 – 271 13 76

Policy Statement


We in the Parish of St. Colmcille’s, incorporating Drynam and Dublin Airport, value and encourage the participation of children and young people in parish liturgies and in activities that enhance their spiritual, physical, emotional and social development. We recognise their dignity and rights and are committed to supporting and protecting them.

In keeping with this we will work to do all in our power to create safe
environments for children and young people in order to secure their protection and enable their full participation in the life of the Church.