Safeguarding within the Parish of St. Peter & St. Paul, Northleach

We are committed to safeguarding children and vulnerable adults.
Contact our local nominated safeguarding person for advice or to see our safeguarding policy. Policies may also be viewed in church on our noticeboards.

Sheila Wills safeguarding@northleach.org

Need to contact the police?
Dial 999 in an emergency or dial 101 for non emergencies

Concerned about the welfare of a child or young person?
Gloucestershire Children’s Help Desk: 01452 426565
Out-of-hours Emergency Duty Team: 01452 614194
NSPCC free 24/7 helpline: 0808 800 5000

Concerned about the welfare of a vulnerable adult?
Adult Social Care Helpdesk: 01452 426868
Out-of-hours Emergency Duty Team: 01452 614194
Action on elder Abuse 080 8808 8141

Useful numbers
Childline 0800 1111
Samaritans 08457 90 90 90
National Domestic Violence Helpline 0808 2000 247

Diocesan contacts are:
Judith Knight, Head of Human Resources and Safeguarding
jknight@glosdioc.org.uk 01452 835526

Becca Faal, Diocesan Safeguarding Officer
bfaal@glosdioc.org.uk 01452 835516

Brett Riches, Safeguarding Officer
briches@glosdioc.org.uk 01452 835516

Diocesan Safeguarding out-of-hours phone: 07944 680320

For information:
• for further information regarding safeguarding visit www.gloucester.anglican.org/about-us/safeguarding

• if a non-church event is planned in the church, the organizers have responsibility for safeguarding their own activity.

• Northleach CofE Primary School uses the church on occasion. They have their own Safeguarding Policy which is accessible via their website.