St. Simon and St. Jude

Roman Catholic Church, Streatham Hill

Children's Liturgy:



Children's Liturgy

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Our aim in Children's Liturgy and in the Children’s Mass is to help children grow in the faith of the Catholic Church and to develop as full and active members of our parish community.

Our Children's Liturgy, where under 8's hear the Gospel and take part in scripture-based craft activities, forms part of our 10.30am Mass. If you would like your child to participate in Children's Liturgy please see Fr. Habte to register.

There are four teams of parents who organise Children's Liturgy, with each team following national safeguarding guidelines and each leader having undergone a CRB check.Little2

Children’s Mass
At Children’s Masses, held on the first Sunday of the month, the children read, serve on the altar and assist with the gifts and collection.

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Boys and girls are welcome to join the altar servers following their First Holy Communion.  Altar servers make a great contribution to the celebration of Mass so please do volunteer.

Child protection
Helen Sheppard, Safeguarding Co-ordinator 020 7261 1606.

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Archdiocese of Southwark Child Protection Policies and Resources click here.


Free helpline for children 0800 1111 (Childline)

 

We follow the Southwark Diocese safeguarding policy, for more information on the policy and guidelines please click on this link. 


The Archdiocese of Southwark is committed to the safety and welfare of children and vulnerable adults. The Diocese co-operates fully with CSAS, the Catholic Safeguarding Advisory Service, which aims to help the Church become an example of best practice in the Safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults, and develop a "culture of vigilance" to ensure that children and vulnerable adults in our care are kept safe from harm.


For safe guarding and contacts see here, information can be found on the Documents page.





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