SAFEGUARDING

The Parochial Church Council of St Thomas, Harelaw and Annfield Plain is committed to creating and maintaining a safe and nurturing environment for everyone, especially for children, young people and vulnerable adults. It has adopted and approved the Church of England policy for promoting a safer church. This policy deals with all aspects of safeguarding children and vulnerable adults. A full text can be found herehttps://www.churchofengland.org/sites/default/files/2017-11/cofe-policy-statement.pdf.

 

To discuss any safeguarding concerns relating to St Thomas, Harelaw and Annfield Plain please contact either:

  • the Parish Safeguarding Officer, Mrs. A. Robson, on (01207) 233472
  • the Parish Priest, Rev’d Lesley Sutherland, on (01207) 529166, Email: reverendsutherland@gmail.com

 

Concerns can also be raised with the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor, Mrs Beth Miller – she can be contacted as follows:

 

Address: Cuthbert House, Stonebridge, Durham DH1 3RY

Email: beth@bethmillerisw.co.uk or beth.miller@durham.anglican.org

Mobile: 07968 034075

 

For further information please also see the Diocese of Durham safeguarding pages: https://durhamdiocese.org/category/safeguarding/)