Catholic Church in WA launches Safeguarding project in response to child sexual abuse – ABC News

The Catholic Archbishop of Perth says a new project to protect children from child abuse is his major priority during his time in the role.

Archbishop Timothy Costelloe said the Safeguarding Project, believed to be the first of its kind nationally, has been launched in response to what he described as the “terrible scandal of sexual abuse of children” in the care of the Catholic Church.

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