Church of England Diocese of Leeds Low Moor

Safeguarding

Holy Trinity church recognises its responsibility to safeguard and promote the welfare of all children, young persons and vulnerable adults accepting as a minimum the House of Bishop’s policy on Safeguarding 'Promoting a Safer Church' and any additional procedures of the Diocese of Leeds and recommended good practice, while being responsive to local parish requirements.

People having any concern about the safeguarding of a child/young person (anyone under 18) in our church or a vulnerable adult can contact our Parish Safeguarding Officer (Angela Clark: 07450 435215, or the Diocesan Safeguarding Officer of the Bradford episcopal area (Jenny Price: 01133 530 259; 07800 740 001).

If there is immediate risk or danger, please contact the police on 999

Other useful contacts:

Bradford Safeguarding Adults Team: 01274 431 077

Bradford Safeguarding Children Team: 01274 437 500 during office hours; 01274 431 010 at all other times

NSPCC: 0808 800 5000

Childline: 0800 1111

Stop It Now: 0808 1000 900

NAPAC: 0808 801 0331

Samaritans: 116 123

Family Lives: 0808 800 2222

National Domestic Violence: 0808 2000 247

Action on Elder Abuse: 080 8808 8141