Here at St Paul's church we take our approach to safeguarding seriously in order to protect children and vulnerable adults.
Our parish follows the guidelines set out in the Durham Diocesan policy and the Parochial Church Council has adopted its own policies.
Copies of the safeguarding policies are available below.The Durham Diocesan Safeguarding Policy and Information about reporting a safeguarding concern can be found here: http://www.durhamdiocese.org/safeguarding-abuse-concerns/
If you have concerns regarding safeguarding, you can contact:
Revd Matt Tarling
Or the Parish Safeguarding Officer:
Mrs Lesley Riddle
Or the Durham Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser
Address: Cuthbert House, Stonebridge, Durham DH1 3RY