TESSA Inc. is committed to promoting and protecting the physical and emotional safety of children.
We create and maintain a child safe organisation in accordance with the Victorian Child Safe Standards.
We owe a duty of care to prevent the sexual or psychological abuse of a child by an individual associated with TESSA Inc. We create and maintain a protective environment that minimises the risk of abuse.
Everyone associated with TESSA Inc. is responsible for the care and protection of children and reporting information about any potential or suspected child abuse.
Child safety first
TESSA Inc. is committed to implementing & upholding the Child Safe Standards which form part of the Victorian Government’s response to the Betrayal of Trust Inquiry (the 2013 Parliamentary Inquiry into the Handling of Child Abuse by Religious and Other Non-Government Organisations).