Safeguarding Overview

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

• 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

Safeguarding Contacts in the benifice are;

St Marys; William Pratt
St Peters; Yvonne Wright