The Episcopal Diocese of Connecticut


  • Model parish by-laws (updated 2016) - link here
  • Recommended policies for Memorial Gardens at churches -  link here.
  • Policies for Discretionary Funds - link here.
  • Policy for Parish Investment Management- link here
  • ECCT Policy on Games of Chance - link here.
  • ECCT Model Alcohol Policy for parishes - link here.
  • A model parental leave policy and other policies related to Human Resources may be found in the HR manual used by ECCT staff, link here.
  • Policies for working with children and youth - link here.
  • Policies for the protection of vulnerable adults - link here
  • ECCT Policy for Parish Protocols for Inclusion of Registered Sex Offenders - link is here
  • "Parishes in Good Standing" designation for parishes that meet canonical requirements, see "Merit Badge" article in this newsletter