Safeguarding Overview

The Church of England safeguarding policy statement is
based on five foundations and offers six overarching policy
commitments:


• Promoting a safer environment and culture


• Safely recruiting and supporting all those with
any responsibility related to children, young
people and vulnerable adults within the Church


• Responding promptly to every safeguarding
concern or allegation


• Caring pastorally for victims/survivors of abuse
and other affected persons


• Caring pastorally for those who are the subject
of concerns or allegations of abuse and other
affected persons


• Responding to those that may pose a present
risk to others.

To view the Church of England's safeguarding policy in it's entirety please visit https://www.churchofengland.org/sites/default/files/2017-12/PromotingSaferChurchWeb.pdf

Safeguarding Contacts in the benifice are;

St Marys; William Pratt
St Peters; Yvonne Wright