We are keen to be transparent about our care for others.

The Parochial Church Council of St Peter's is committed to creating and maintaining a safe and nurturing environment for everyone, especially for children, young people and vulnerable adults. It has adopted and approved the Church of England policy for promoting a safer church. This policy deals with all aspects of safeguarding children and vulnerable adults. A full text can be found at here.

To discuss any safeguarding concerns relating to St Peter's Harton, please contact either the Parish Safeguarding Officer, Jamie Hughes, on 07815 570662, [email protected] or the Parish Priest, Rev Kate Boardman, on 0191 455 4682, [email protected]

Concerns can also be raised with the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor, Mrs Beth Miller - she can be contacted at: Cuthbert House, Stonebridge, Durham DH1 3RY
Email: [email protected] or [email protected]
Mobile: 07968 034075

For further information please also see the Diocese of Durham safeguarding pages: