Safeguarding: Helping everyone to be safe 

If you or someone you know feels unsafe please click here.

You can also let the local police know by calling: 101

If you are a child, Childline has a phone number to call:  0800 1111

 

General information



At Holy Trinity, and as part of the Diocese of Worcester, we are committed to the safety and well-being of everyone connected with our church community. We ask the following of all:

•    Treat everyone with respect, setting a positive example for others
•    Respect personal space and privacy
•    Ensure any actions cannot be misrepresented by someone else
•    Challenge unacceptable behaviour
•    Do not put anyone, or yourself, in a vulnerable or compromising situation
•    Do not have inappropriate physical or verbal contact with others
•    You must not keep allegations or suspected abuse secret


If you have any concerns around safeguarding, please contact

Melissa Rose, Parish Safeguarding Officer
01384 411592
safeguarding@holytrinity.org.uk

Nick Gowers, Vicar
0121 533 2513
nick.gowers@holytrinity.org.uk

Delia Stokes, Assistant Diocesan Safeguarding Officer
07376 374380 
dstokes@cofe-worcester.org.uk
More details for Delia click here.

The following documents are available for all to read in the shelves at the rear of church:

- Promoting a Safer Church; House of Bishops policy statement (2017)
- Protecting All God's Children (safeguarding policy for children and young people, 4th edition, 2010)
- Promoting a Safe Church (safeguarding policy for adults, 2006)

    - Responding to Domestic Abuse
    - Responding well to those who have been sexually abused