At Christchurch we take safeguarding seriously.
The Parish of Christchurch 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 (PSO) Mrs Linda Ross 07816 067362.
Further information can be found on the Durham Diocese Safeguarding Page - https://durhamdiocese.org/safeguarding-abuse-concerns/
If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at the risk of harm please contact the Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser (DSA) - Mrs Beth Miller 07968 034075. If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone please contact the police and your Local Authority Child or Adult Services