We take the care of children and vulnerable adults very seriously and work hard to ensure that we operate in line with current best practice, as recommended by the Church of England.

Our Commitments:

  • Promoting a safer environment and culture
  • Safely recruiting and supporting all those with any responsibility related to children and vulnerable adults
  • Responding promptly to every safeguarding concern or allegation
  • Caring pastorally for victims/survivors of abuse or other affected persons
  • Caring pastorally for those who are the subject of concerns/allegations of abuse and other affected persons
  • Responding to those that may pose a present risk.

If you have any questions or concerns, please get in touch with our safeguarding team on or speak to one of them individually. In an emergency please contact the Diocesan Team on 0845 120 4550, the Police and/or Social Services.

If you are a team member at church, you may be looking for:

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