Child Safety Week Competition 2022

The Bishop’s Office is pleased to promote child safety in our parishes and schools by holding a Child Safety Week Competition. It is a jointly celebrated event involving the Diocese of Sale and Diocese of Sale Catholic Education Ltd (DOSCEL).

Child Safety Week in the Diocese of Sale will run from 4-11 September 2022, and will coincide with National Child Protection Week, and Safeguarding Sunday.

The theme for Child Safety Week 2022 is: Every child, in every community, needs a fair go and a chance to grow up safe and supported. What makes you feel safe and supported in your community, school or at home?

How to enter?

Read the Entry Guidelines as these will provide you details of how to submit your entry.

Entries need to be in electronic format (scanned posters in high quality PDF or digital posters or videos in MP4). Please note videos are to be no longer than 1 minute in duration.

There is no Entry Form. You need to submit your entry by email providing the description of the entry, the name(s) of the children, parish name and year level at school.

Email to: or

Entries can be submitted by individual children or a group of children.


Entries must be received by 4:30pm Friday 22nd July 2022. No late entries accepted.

Supporting Resources

Parents or ministry leaders may like to develop learning activities for use prior to beginning the competition to prime children / young people for the theme.

Suggested topics to explore include:

•            Secrets to Keep, Secrets not to keep 

•            Abuse, rights and the law 

•            Personal safety.

If you have any queries, please contact Diocesan Safeguarding Officer.


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