SAFEGUARDING

    If you need to talk to someone about a safeguarding issue
    you can contact:

    Joan Howard, Parish Safeguarding Officer 

    01670 517327
    joanhoward1949@hotmail.com 



    Rev’d John Park, Rector 

    01670 510793                            

    johnp2910@gmx.co.uk 



    Alternatively you may wish to contact the Newcastle Diocesan Safeguarding Officers:


    Ruth Rogan              

    07825167016

    R.Rogan@newcastle.anglican.org


    Andrew Grant

    07741633670

    a.grant@newcastle.anglican.org


    More information can be found by visiting the Newcastle Diocesan website: 

    http://newcastle.anglican.org/safeguarding/abuse-and-support/


    A downloadable leaflet is available at:

    www.newcastle.anglican.org/documents/survivor-leaflet-you-will-be-listened/ 


    The Church of England Safeguarding page

    www.churchofengland.org/safeguarding/promoting-safer-church-safeguarding



    Helplines

    • NSPCC for adults concerned about a child - 0808 800 5000

    • Childline for children and young people - 0800 1111

    • Action on Elder Abuse helpline - 0808 808 8141

    • 24-hour National Domestic Violence helpline - 0808 2000 247

    • NAPAC offer support and advice to adult survivors of childhood abuse - 08088010331

    • Stop It Now preventing child sexual abuse - 0808 1000 900

    • Cruse bereavement helpline - 0808 808 1677

    • Family Lives support and advice on family issues - 0808 800 222

    • MACSAS for people who have been abused by church officers - 0808 801 0340

    • Samaritans for people struggling to cope and needing someone to talk to - 116 123