BC Safe Church equips churches to cultivate safe communities for all people.

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Through a trifold mandate of education, support, and Advisory Panel response, we help churches to develop and implement procedures that reduce the risks of abuse.

BC Safe Church equips churches to cultivate safe communities for all people.

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Through a trifold mandate of education, support, and Advisory Panel response, we help churches to develop and implement procedures that reduce the risks of abuse.

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TO CREATE A SAFE CHURCH

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IN DEALING WITH ABUSE

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ABOUT ABUSE AWARENESS AND PREVENTION

UPCOMING WEBINAR

the #MeToo Reckoning with Ruth Everhart

Wed, March 30, 2022, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM

Reverend Ruth Everhart discusses her book The #MeToo Reckoning – Facing the Church’s Complicity in Sexual Abuse and Misconduct.

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UPCOMING WEBINAR

#MeToo Reckoning

Follow-Up Discussion

Wed, April 20, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Join the follow up conversation to The #MeToo Reckoning with Ruth Everhart. BC CRC pastor/leaders/interested participants are encouraged to join in a follow-up conversation led by Abuse Prevention Response Coordinator, Faye Martin.

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Porn Protection and Support Resources

FOR PARENTS, KIDS, TEENS & ADULTS

PARENT, KIDS, & TEEN RESOURCES

Fight the New Drug

Protect Young Eyes 

Defend Young Minds

Canadian Centre for Child Protection

CYBERTIP!CA

Canada’s national tipline for reporting the online sexual exploitation of children

Additional Services

CRC Safe Church Ministry

BC Ministry of Children & Family Development

BC Government Victim Help & Support

Shelter Safe

ShelterSafe is an online resource to help women and children seeking information or safety from violence and abuse.

The British Columbia Safe Church Team (SCT) is a BC Classis Partner helping build and sustain healthy congregations. We are a ministry of the Christian Reformed Churches (CRC) in British Columbia - Classis BCNW and Classis BCSE. We exist to respond to the issue of physical, sexual, emotional, and abuse related concerns through preventative education and appropriate responding procedures. 

MCFD Helpline for Children
If you are a child or youth and would like to talk to someone, call the Helpline for Children at 310-1234. You do not need an area code. You can call at any time of the day or night and you do not have to give your name.