Benefice Safeguarding Officer

    Revd Sue Nutt


    blackbourne.safeguarding@hotmail.com

    07818670124

    01842 890409

    As a team we have adopted the House of Bishops Safeguarding Policy for children, young people and adults.  Safeguarding policy.pdf

    Further details can be found here Diocesan Safeguarding


    OUR COMMITMENTS

      • Promoting a safer environment and culture
      • Safely recruiting and supporting all those with any responsibility related to children and vulnerable adults
      • Responding promptly to every safeguarding concern or allegation
      • Caring pastorally for victims/survivors of abuse or other affected persons
      • Caring pastorally for those who are the subject of concerns/allegations of abuse and other affected persons
      • Responding to those that may pose a present risk.


    IF YOU ARE CONCERNED that someone you know is at risk of, or is being abused, or presents a risk to others, please seek advice from a Safeguarding Adviser or if necessary report the matter to the Local Authority Social Care Services or the Police without delay.


    HELPLINES

    • NSPCC: 0808 800 5000
    • Childline: 0800 1111
    • Stop It Now: 0808 1000 900
    • NAPAC: 0808 801 0331
    • Samaritans: 116 123
    • Family Lives: 0808 800 2222
    • National Domestic Violence Helpline: 0808 2000 247
    • Action On Elder Abuse: 080 8808 8141