Church of England Diocese of Norwich Burnham Thorpe

The Burnhams Churches Benefice "Safeguarding"

19 Oct 2020, 2 p.m.

"The parish of The Burnhams Benefice: is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer(s), PSOs. The Diocese of Norwich’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (DSA) who advise our PSOs. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the DSA. If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adults Services."

The Burnham Churches Benefice. takes it duty and obligation to protect all extremely seriously.

We have adopted the National Church of England's robust procedures and guidelines.

You can find out more about the "National policies and procedures", referral to earlier , at www.churchofengland.org/safeguarding.