Churches must be safe spaces for all. We must raise our own awareness about potential issues and how to put simple practices into place that will help assure the safety of our youngest and most vulnerable members.
Click here to download a workshop from American Baptist Home Mission Societies on Child Abuse Prevention in Churches.
Click here for a sample policy created by First Baptist Church of Brockport, NY.
Click here to review the Safe Sanctuaries policy information from the United Methodist Church.
Church Law & Tax (a subsidiary of Christianity Today) produces excellent resources on child safety and abuse prevention. Click here to view.
Check your church insurance carrier for resources. The Region uses Church Mutual Insurance--click here for Church Mutual's offerings.
MinistrySafe is a complete child safety system that provides resources, training, and background checks.
ABCRGR provides trainings and webinars on this topic as well. Subscribe to our email newsletter for notices about upcoming opportunities.