If you have any safeguarding issues or queries, please contact our safeguarding officer Alex Peill using the following contact details:
The PCC have adopted the House of Bishops’ “Promoting a Safer Church: Policy Statement” The Diocesan Safeguarding Officer, Sharon Hassall can be contacted on 07711 485170 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Should feel you need support from outside the Church of England Lancaster Social Services can be contacted as follows: Children’s social care: 0300 123 6720: Adult social care: 0300 123 6721
NSPCC Child Protection Helpline: 0808 800 5000 (lines free and open 24 hours). Phone if you are worried about a child.
Child-line: 0800 1111 (lines free and open 24 hours). Phone if you are a child or young person and are worried about anything.
National Domestic Violence Helpline: 0808 2000 247 (lines free and open 24 hours). Phone if you are experiencing domestic abuse.
Samaritans Helpline: 116 123 (open 24 hours). Phone if you feel you are struggling to cope and need someone to talk to.
Action on Elder Abuse Helpline: 080 8808 8141 (free phone Monday to Friday 9-5pm).