Following our recent PCC Meeting held on 2nd February 2021, we’d like to communicate some safeguarding updates as follows:
The Church of England is carrying out it’s second Past Case Review and offers support to anyone who needs to come forward with information, concerns or disclosures relating to current or historic church related safeguarding incidents or abuse. Please contact the following:
- Diocesan Safeguarding Lead Hannah Hogg 01332 388678;
- Local Parish Safeguarding Officer Christine Grocott 07788554432;
- Rev. T Sumpter 01332 820084 or
- the independent helpline, NSPCC 0800802020.
The Church of England also offers online safeguarding training for those who work / volunteer within our church and church groups. This training is also available for any members of congregations who would like to have more awareness around safeguarding within the church context. If anyone would like more information, would like the guidance on how to complete either the Basic or Foundation courses or feel their training needs renewing, please do not hesitate to contact Chris Grocott 07788554432.
Further information can be found on our dedicated Safeguarding page here
February 4th, 2021