How does this impact my child’s safety?
If you see one of these badges on a church or ministry’s website or window, you may be wondering what it means.
A badge indicates that a church or ministry has taken proactive steps to train staff members and volunteers to address the risk of child sexual abuse in ministry programming. In any child-serving context, training is the first step in any effort to protect children from sexual abuse.
In addition to training, MinistrySafe helps ministries implement the 5-Part Safety System, creating overlapping layers of protection to protect children and those who serve them.
The five elements of an effective Safety System include: