Child Protection Statement
St Seraphim Orthodox Youth Camp (SOYC) holds a trusted position and therefore, has a responsibility to protect and safeguard the welfare of the children at camp.
This policy outlines the procedures and standards expected by workers of SOYC.
SOYC is committed to:
SOYC has agreed a process of consultation and of action if abuse is suspected or disclosed. The process is in accordance with the Child Protection Policy of the Russian Orthodox Diocese of Sourozh. It is the required course of action for workers if abuse is suspected or disclosed within the camp environment
To ensure that the policy is implemented and the objectives achieved, SOYC have appointed a ‘Child protection coordinator.’ This role is currently undertaken by: Anna Platt