The Safer Congregations Committee also acts as the Response Team for any allegations of sexual abuse, sexual harassment, professional misconduct, or violent, threatening or harassing behavior committed by a member or regular visitor to the congregation or to determine if and how a person with a history of sex offenses can be safely engaged in the congregation.
Unitarian Church in Westport Sex Abuse Prevention information handout (this document includes hotline #'s, definition of sexual abuse, signs of sexual or physical abuse, possible signs of an adult or older youth being an abuser)
The Department of Children and Families - HART (Human Anti-Trafficking Response) Team
(Addressing Trafficking and Sexual Exploitation of Children in Connecticut)
CLICK HERE for the Safer Congregation's charter.