The care and protection of children, young people and adults involved in church activities is the responsibility of everyone who participates in the life of the church. If you are concerned that someone you know is at risk of, or is being abused, or presents a risk to others, please seek advice from a Safeguarding Adviser or if necessary report the matter to the Local Authority Social Care Services or the Police without delay. Our contacts are:

Parish Safeguarding Officer - Carol Donnelly 01462 811960

Diocesan Safeguarding Officer - Jeremy Hirst 01727 818107 [email protected]

Central Bedfordshire Council - 0300 300 8585 (Children); 0300 300 8122/8123 (Adult)

Immediate risk or danger please contact the Police on 999