Player Welfare - Child Safeguarding & Protection
St. Sylvesters GAA Club is fully committed to creating and maintaining the safest possible environment for all young people who participate in our activities. We follow all guidelines as noted in GAA Code of Best Practice when working with Underage Players, the links below are to the GAA's Child Welfare and Protection to which St Sylvesters GAA adhere to.
Club Children’s Officer (CCO)
The key role of the Club Children’s Officer is to ensure the implementation and promotion of the relevant Child Welfare and Protection Codes and Guidelines for good practice in the Club. This is to ensure that young people can participate, enjoy and benefit from our Gaelic Games in safe and enjoyable surroundings.
Miriam Slattery is the Club’s Children’s Officer. Her contact details are as follows:
Designated Liaison Person (DLP)
The role of the Designated Liaison Person he designated liaison person is responsible for ensuring that reporting procedures within your organisation are followed, so that child welfare and protection concerns are referred promptly to Tusla.
Richard Aslett is the Clubs Designated Liaison Person . His contact details are as follows:
If you are concerned about a child out of hours, contact the Gardai
1-2, St. James Terrace, Malahide, Co. Dublin, K36 NH50 +353 1 666 4600.
District HQ: Coolock District HQ Tel: +353 1 666 4282