Safe Environment

Reporting Serious Misconduct

Any person who has reasonable grounds to suspect that a minor or vulnerable adult in the parish is or has been abused must report that suspicion to the authorities and the appropriate Archbishop’s Delegate or Deputy Delegate.

  1. If an offense has been committed or if a person is in immediate danger, contact the police by dialing 911.
  2. If a person has reason to believe that a minor has been abused, that person has a legal obligation to report that suspicion to the Ministry of Children and Family Development by calling the Helpline for Children at (604) 310‐1234.
  3. To report an alleged abuse by a clergy member, at any time, please contact:
    Rev. Joseph Le,
    Archbishop’s Delegate for Serious Misconduct by Clergy
    Phone:     (604) 683‐0281 ext. 50462
    Cell:          (778) 858‐3991
    Email:      jle@rcav.orgIf Father Le is not available, please contact:
    Rev. Msgr. Gregory Smith,
    Archbishop’s Deputy Delegate for Serious Misconduct by Clergy
    Phone:     (604) 683‐0281 ext. 50430
    Cell:          (604) 657‐3715
    Email:      gsmith@rcav.org

    Mrs. Marisa Ruggier‐Andrews
    Phone:                  (604) 683‐0281 ext. 50426
    Cell:          (604) 340‐6047
    Email:      mruggierandrews@rcav.org

  1. To report an alleged abuse by a religious, a lay employee or volunteer, at any time, please contact:
    Mr. James Borkowski,
    Archbishop’s Delegate for Serious Misconduct by Lay Persons
    Phone:     (604) 683–0281 ext. 50433
    Cell:          (604) 318–0876
    E‐mail:     jcborkowski@rcav.orgIf Mr. Borkowski is not available, please contact:
    Mrs. Sharon Goh,
    Deputy Delegate for Serious Misconduct by Lay Persons
    Phone:     (604) 683–0281 ext. 50214
    Cell:          (604) 723‐5998
    Email:      sgoh@rcav.org

Policy Implementation & Administration

If you have any questions on the implementing and administering of the policy, please contact:
Safe Environment Coordinator
Tel: 604 683 0281 ext 50313
Email: tdiewold@rcav.org

 

 


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