Safeguarding Matters

Safeguarding Newsletter

Please view our latest Safeguarding Newsletter from the Catholic Church in Scotland Safeguarding Matters Jan 2022

Former Judge the Hon. Lady Rae has taken up the reins as Board Chair of the new Scottish Catholic Safeguarding Standards Agency (SCSSA) that is now being established as an independent body to oversee the Church’s safeguarding practice.  The latest issue of the Safeguarding Matters newsletter (available here: provides details of what the agency will do, who it will work with and how it will be governed.

Lady Rae is looking to recruit people who can bring relevant expertise to act as Board Directors who will support the important work of the new agency.  More details are available on the website of this recruitment agency:

If you wish to offer any comments on this development, please email: