Child Welfare Statement

Who deals with child protection concerns?
TUSLA, the Child and Family Agency and An Garda Síochána are the two key authorities. TUSLA, the Child and Family Agency has a duty to assess reports regarding a child’s welfare or safety.

The specific focus of An Garda Síochána is on the investigation of alleged offences and whether a crime has been committed.

What if you’re concerned About A Child’s Welfare And Protection?
If you are a member of the WSI and you have any concerns about the welfare of a child you should contact WSI Wexford DLP and follow the procedures in place.

WSI – Wexford DLPs

We have designated Liaison Person (DLP) in place for dealing with Child Protection concerns.

Our DLP’s are:

  • Tom Doyle (head DLP)
  • Joanne Beaver
  • Charlotte Byrne
  • Anne Ryan
  • Aodhagán Swords