Church of England Diocese of York St. Mary Haxby


Details of our Safeguarding policy and contacts can be found on our benefice website.

Please follow the link on the Parish 'A Church Near You' homepage and follow the link to our benefice website homepage.   There is a 'safeguarding and privacy' link on the website homepage, or top menu, or via this link:

Further information can be accessed by contacting the Diocese of York Safeguarding team on

The Parish of St Mary Haxby 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 York’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