Safeguarding

The Churn Valley Benefice has certain "nominated persons" for safeguarding, child protection and the care of vulnerable adults as follows:

Benefice - Beth Hamid - Tel: 01285 644895 

Upper Churn Parishes x4 - Mary Blackburn - Tel: 01242 870086 - upperchurnsafeguarding@gmail.com 

Rendcomb - Alex Brealy - Tel: 01285 831570 - brealya@rendcomb.gloucs.sch.uk

Stratton - Alison Lowe - Tel: 01285 657014 

The Diocese of Gloucester has provided guidance for "nominated persons" as follows:

Our nine parish churches have adpoted a set of very similar policy statements such as these from the parish church of St James at Colebourne:

Parish Policy Statement for safeguarding children and young people who may be at risk

Parish Policy Parish Policy Statement for safeguarding adults who may be at risk

Useful numbers and websites

In addition, the House of Bishops have approved the attached safeguarding policy statement