Safeguarding - Policy and Information

The parish of Woodside: St James 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.

Parish Safeguarding Officer:
Name: Jo Bailey
Tel: 07772 543888
Email: [email protected]

The Diocese of Leeds’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (DSA) who advise our PSOs.  You can find this information here.

Diocesan Safeguarding Officers:
Tel: 0113 353 0257
Email: [email protected]

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.

Safeguarding_Policy_Statement, PDF