Chaplaincy of Christ The Good Shepherd, Poitou-Charentes

Welcome to the Chaplaincy of Christ The Good Shepherd, Poitou Charentes. The Chaplaincy is situated in South West France and covers the four departments of Vienne, Deux-Sèvres, Charente and Charente-Maritime. It is part of the Archdeaconry of France within the Diocese in Europe. The Chaplaincy covers mainly rural areas with low densities of population and currently has four active worship centres located in Champagne Mouton, Chef Boutonne, Cognac and Courcelles. For more details of our locations and activities, please click on the link to the Chaplaincy website, the Facebook page, or one of the ‘A Church Near You’ links below.

Champagne Mouton

Chef Boutonne



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Chaplaincy Administrator

16 Avenue de l'Hotel de Ville,
Chef Boutonne


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The Chaplaincy of Poitou-Charentes is committed to safeguarding children, young people and adults from harm. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Chaplaincy Safeguarding Officer (CSO). The Diocese in Europe’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor who advises our CSO. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the CSO or the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor using the link below. If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please telephone the Gendarmes or police on 17 or 112.

Chaplaincy Safeguarding Page