Saint Paul University announces the establishment of a Centre for Safeguarding Minors and Vulnerable Persons. This interdisciplinary Centre, situated within the Faculty of Canon Law, offers a variety of services (English and French), as indicated at this link:

You may be especially interested to learn that the Centre is offering a one-day Workshop entitled “Incest: What can the Church do?” on Wednesday, 12 February 2020, beginning at 9:30 AM (in English).  More details, and registration information, are available at:

This workshop, like all offerings of the Centre, is available both on the SPU campus and on-line for the convenience of participants.

For any additional information, and to learn about the services of the Centre available to dioceses, parishes, institutions, religious communities: please contact Karlijn Demasure, Director of the Centre for Safeguarding Minors and Vulnerable Persons at 613-236-1393, extension 2612 or by email at

With best wishes always,

John A. Renken


Faculty of Canon Law