The Catholic Diocese of Richmond (CDR) is committed to ensuring that diocesan institutions and ministries provide a safe and nurturing environment for children, young people, and vulnerable individuals. The mission of the Child Protection/Safe Environment Program is to create a safe environment consistently incorporating the standards as outlined in the Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People. For more information about this program, please visit the CDR webpage dedicated to this program.
There are monthly virtual support group meetings for survivors of clergy abuse within the CDR, held on the first Wednesday of each month. For more information, or for the virtual meeting link, please contact the Victim Assistance Coordinator at (877) 887-9603 or [email protected].