Reporting a Concern

If you have a Safeguarding concern or wish to report an allegation of child abuse, please contact one of our Diocesan Designated Liaison Persons, who are responsible for receiving/managing concerns and complaints relating to church personnel.  The Designated Liaison Person will respond promptly and liaise with the required civil authorities, i.e. the Health Services Executive and An Garda Síochána.

Their names and contact details are as follows:

Mary Nicholson

Mary Nicholson – Designated Liaison Person


Ms. Mary Nicholson, C/O St. Mary’s, Temple Street, Sligo. Tel: 086 3750277




Helen Diskin

Helen Diskin – Designated Liaison Person


Ms. Helen Diskin, C/O St. Mary’s, Temple Street, Sligo. Tel: 087 0516888




Concerns and complaints may also be passed on directly to TULSA (Child and Family Agency) and / or An Garda Síochána.

TUSLA (Child and Family Agency) – Duty Social Work Contact Details

Sligo  0719155133
Leitrim  0719650324
Roscommon  0906637528
Galway  091546366
Athlone  0906483106
Mayo 0949042283

Garda Confidential Service    1800 555 222