A Safer Church

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Safeguarding

The care and protection of children, young people and adults involved within Church activities is the responsibility of everyone who participates in the life of the Church.

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 are concerned

If you are concerned about the immediate safety of a child or vulnerable adult you should call the police using the 999 emergency number.  

Sharon Nunn, Parish Safeguarding Officer
07949 082580 or sharon.nunn@hotmail.co.uk

Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor

01245 294457 or safeguarding@chelmsford.anglican.org


Harlow Council Designated Safeguarding Officer 

01279 446192

Helplines

  • If you are concerned about a vulnerable adult 

                call the ASKSAL helpine: 03452 666 663

  • NSPCC : 0808 800 5000 (www.nspcc.org.uk)
  • Childline : 0800 1111 (www.childline.org.uk)
  • Stop It Now: 0808 1000 900
  • NAPAC : 0808 801 0331
  • Samaritans : 116 123
  • Family Lives : 0808 800 2222
  • National Domestic Violence Helpline : 0808 2000 247
  • Action On Elder Abuse : 080 8808 8141