Dominican Province of Ireland – Safeguarding and Protecting Children & Vulnerable Adults

The Dominican Order in Ireland is committed to the protection of Children and Vulnerable Adults.

It is the policy of the Dominican Province of Ireland to do everything in our power to safeguard the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults to whom we minister or with whom we share our lives.

If you want to discuss safeguarding concerns and/or wish to report an allegation of abuse, please contact the designated liaison person for the Dominican Province of Ireland, Ms. Mary Tallon and/or the Dromore Diocesan designated liaison person, Mrs. Patricia Carville, via the contact details below.

Please click the link for the Irish Province of the Dominican Order’s website for contacts, policies and resources:


Dominican Province of Ireland contacts

Mary Tallon (Designated  Liaison person)

Republic of Ireland Mobile: 00 353 (0)89 7087881

Republic of Ireland landline telephone: 00 353 1 4048121

Email: safeguardingoffice@dominicans.ie

Please note that your telephone service provider may have high charges for calls from Northern Ireland to the Republic of Ireland, especially for calls to/from mobiles.

Dromore Diocesan designated Liaison Person

Mrs. Patricia Carville

Mobile 077 8991 7741

Email: patcarville51@gmail.com

Please click on the link for safeguarding contacts, policies and resources from the Diocese of Dromore. https://www.dromorediocese.org/safeguarding/

Other contacts

National Board for Safeguarding in the Catholic Church in Ireland


Republic of Ireland  telephone: 00 353 1 505 3124

Towards Healing


Helpline: 0800 0963315

Police Service of Northern Ireland

PSNI Non-Emergency Number: 101 (Calls to this number are not free.)