We value the nurture and protection of everyone in our community, particularly children, young people and adults at risk.
In accordance with the Church of England Safeguarding policy, we are committed to:
Promoting a safer environment and culture.
Safely recruiting and supporting all those with any responsibility related to children, young people and vulnerable adults within the Church.
Responding promptly to every safeguarding concern or allegation.
Caring pastorally for victims / survivors of abuse and other affected persons.
Caring pastorally for those who are the subject of concerns or allegations of abuse and other affected persons.
Responding to those that may pose a present risk to others.
If you have any concerns, please see the contact information to the right
Thirsk Parishes Safeguarding policy
Diocese of York Safeguarding information
Our Safeguarding Officers are the first people to speak to if you have any concerns around the welfare of a child or adult at risk.
You can contact:
Thirsk Parishes - Terry Cussons
Family Life Church - Tracey Newlove